ECSS Policy

The following standards can be downloaded in PDF or MS Word format.

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  1. ECSS-D-00-01C – Drafting rules and template for ECSS Standards
  2. ECSS-D-00-02A – Drafting rules and template for ECSS Handbooks
  3. ECSS-D-00-11A – Criteria for acceptance for Public Review and Criteria for Handbook release for publication
  4. ECSS-D-00A – ECSS processes
  5. ECSS-P-00C – Standardization objectives, policies and organization (22 March 2013)