Drafting Standards

All these resources are available from the Drafting standards page on www.iso.org

Drafting standards FAQ [PDF]

ISO House Style
Guidelines on the language, formatting and presentation of ISO documents.

ISO Drafting Made Efficient [PDF]
How to draft ISO documents efficiently, making them easier to read and implement.

Best practices for vocabularies and terminologies [PDF]
Tips for preparing your draft.

Simple template [Word]
Submit your draft using this template.

Other ISO templates
Word and autoCAD templates.

Guidelines for the submission of text and graphics to ISO/CS [PDF]
Tips for submitting documents that contain tables, graphics and mathematical formulae.

Guidance on legal statements in ISO standards [PDF]
Tips for preparing your draft.


HOW TO WRITE STANDARDS - TIPS FOR STANDARDS WRITERS
This document is for people wanting to write clear, concise and user-friendly ISO International Standards and other Publications.


MODEL DOCUMENT OF AN INTERNATIONAL STANDARD - RICE MODEL
This is a model document of an International Standard demonstrating a simple application of the ISO/IEC Directives, Part 2, with accompanying explanations and information about the content.



MODEL DOCUMENT OF AN AMENDMENT - RICE MODEL AMENDMENT
This is a model Amendment to an International Standard, to be used with the "Rice model".

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