Template for word processors

The purpose of this template is to simplify the drafting of International Standards and similar publications by providing a document "skeleton" that incorporates a range of predefined stylistic and structural rules, as well as ensuring that the electronic files of the document can be processed easily by the ISO Central Secretariat and other members of the ISO infrastructure. This aid to authoring is designed to save time and effort in the preparation and processing of standards by providing on-the-spot help concerning the drafting rules specified in the ISO/IEC Directives.

Download the simple draft template for ISO standards (.doc)


Templates for drawing files

The ISO Drawing templates allow the preparation of graphics files in accordance with the DRG Directives [PDF].

In the package there are templates for AutoCAD, Illustrator, Visio, Word, and PowerPoint.

This is a model document of an International Standard, which is intended to be used together with the ISO/IEC Directives, Part 2, and the simple draft template. Instructional text boxes highlight specific sections with links to explanations in the ISO/IEC Directives, Part 2. 
This is a model Amendment to an International Standard, to be used with the Model International Standard