Standards Development Procedures

All participants in CTA's ANSI-accredited standards development activities must follow the rules described in CTA-EP-23, as well as the requirements described in the CTA Legal Guides.


Technology & Standards Procedures Manual (effective November 2022) 


Manual for Organization and Style of Standards and Bulletins (effective May 2020)

CTA Document Template

CTA Document Template for document editors (effective May 2020)

CTA Legal Guides

CTA Legal Guides

IP Proffer

Patent Holder Form (From CTA-EP-23-U)

Copyright Permission Form

Copyright Permission Form (From CTA-EP-23-U)

Committee Chair Guide

Quick Reference Guide for CTA Standards Committee Chairs

Committee WG Chair Guide

Quick Reference Guide for CTA Standards WG Chairs

Terms and Conditions

Term and Conditions to attend CTA meetings - National Cyber Label Workshop

International Standards

CTA is the U.S. National Committee (USNC) TAG Administrator for International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) Technical Committee 100 (TC 100), Audio, Video and Multimedia Systems and Equipment, and Technical Committee 124 (TC 124), Wearable Electronic Devices and Technologies. Please review the documents below if you are interested in membership in TC 100 or TC 124.

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