For extensive resources on using the CSDS including browser requirements, support and FAQs please use the CSDS web help. This guide includes detailed descriptions of individual workflows beginning with login and the user home page and extending to include the work area, meeting area and proposal request area.


The Quick Reference Guides for UL Collaborative Standards Development System cover CSDS Basics, Login Procedures, Proposal Request Areas, Meeting Areas and Work Areas. Quick Reference Guides are not intended to take the place of the Help documentation but as an overview of some of the key functions within each area.

The Quick Reference Guides are organized by type of user of UL CSDS, please select the appropriate Quick Reference Guide for your needs.

UL CSDS Quick Reference Guides are available in PDF format. If you have Adobe Acrobat installed, you can choose a guide below and view it online. In addition, you may use the print feature in Adobe Acrobat to print the entire Quick Reference Guide.