The Standardisation Process

The ASD-STANdardisation Process is defined in detail in our Standardisation Process Manual (SPM).

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Voting requirements for ASD-STAN members (extract from the SPM)


The process of public voting that takes place within ASD-STAN/CEN Livelink.

In all inquiries, ballots, resolutions and decisions, each ASD-STAN member country is entitled to one vote only.

 Focal Point (FP)

Each member shall assign one FP per Domain representing the view of the member organization. The FP should arrange for a structure to ensure the representation of a consolidated position on the projects.

Focal Points shall:

  • Vote on new projects;
  • Ensure the representation of a consolidated position on the project;
  • Identify and nominate Experts for participation in WGs;
  • Vote on documents;
  • Respond, together with the MC where applicable, to inquiries and carry out any actions required by the Board, TAC, Executive or the

If the FP does not reflect the view of his Member organization, the TA has the right to request the replacement of the FP.

For more details see chapters 3.26 (Voting) and 5.11 (Focal Point) of the SPM