NBN EN 1300:2019

Secure storage units - Classification for high security locks according to their resistance to unauthorized opening


About this standard

German, English and French
Publication date
30 January 2019
ICS Code
13.310 (Protection against crime)

About this training


This European Standard specifies requirements for high security locks (HSL) for reliability, resistance to burglary and unauthorized opening with methods of testing. It also provides a scheme for classifying HSL in accordance with their assessed resistance to burglary and unauthorized opening.
It applies to mechanical and electronic HSL. The following features may be included as optional subjects but they are not mandatory:
a) recognized code for preventing code altering and/or enabling/disabling parallel codes;
b) recognized code for disabling time set up;
c) integration of alarm components or functions;
d) remote control duties;
e) resistance to attacks with acids;
f) resistance to X-rays;
g) resistance to explosives;
h) time functions.