Exposure limits in specific countries

Some countries have exposure limits, some do not - see a worldwide compilation. Some countries have attracted particular interest because of the situation regarding exposure limits in them and we give details separately.  Where available we provide the source documents.


Details of the "Logan" case.


Undergrounding in the Salzburg area.


National limits, and a recent development not directly to do with EMFs.


National precautionary limits and even tighter restrictions in some regions.


National government recommendations to local authorities to restrict development near power lines.


Precautionary policies described in different ways.


National precautionary limits.

All other countries

We maintain a list of all countries with exposure limits that we are aware of.

In addition, Eurelectric also maintains a compilation of power-frequency exposure limits in different countries based on our data. The World Health Organization also has a database of exposure standards.