Guide to Standards

The GAI produces and updates its technical briefings as part of its commitment to providing high quality technical advice exclusively to members. 

 It is important that ironmongery professionals continue to keep up-to-date with the latest legislation and industry standards in order to give the best service and advice to their customers.

Latest guides to architectural ironmongery standards

Guide to Standards 1
An Introduction to Standards



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Guide to Standards 4
BS EN 1155: 1997 -
Electrically Powered Hold Open
Devices for Swing Doors

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Guide to Standards 7
BS EN 12209: 2003 -
Mechanically Operated Locks, 
Latches and Locking Plates

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Guide to Standards 10
BS EN 1906: 2012 -
Lever Handles and Knob Furniture


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Guide to Standards 13
BS EN 8300: 2009 - 
Design of Buildings and their
Approaches to Meet the Needs...

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Guide to Standards 16
BS EN 8613: 2017 - 
Finger Protection Devices for
Pedestrian Doors...

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Guide to Standards 2 
BS EN 1935: 2002 - 
Single-Axis Hinges


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Guide to Standards 5
BS EN 1125:2008 -
Panic Exit Devices Operated by a 
Horizontal Bar... Escape Routes

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Guide to Standards 8
BS EN 12209: 2016 -
Mechanically Operated 
Locks and Locking Plates

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Guide to Standards 11
BS EN 16005: 2012 - 
Power Operated Pedestrian
Doorsets - Safety in use...

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Guide to Standards 14
BS EN 8300-2: 2018 - 
Design of am Accessible and
Inclusive Environment...

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Guide to Standards 17
Fire Door Standards


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Guide to Standards 3
BS EN 1156: 1997 -
Controlled Door Closing 
Devices

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Guide to Standards 6
BS EN 179: 2008 -
Emergency Exit Devices
Operated 
by a Lever...

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Guide to Standards 9
BS EN 1303: 2015 -
Cylinders for Locks


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Guide to Standards 12
BS EN 13637: 2015 - 
Electrically Controlled Exit
Systems for use on Escape... 

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Guide to Standards 15
BS EN 3621: 2017 - 
Lock Assemblies Operated by
Key From Both the Inside...

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Guide to Standards 18
BS EN 1158: 1997
Door Coordinator Devices 

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