Fire safety risk assessment: large places of assembly

Guidance about completing a fire safety risk assessment for people responsible for large places of assembly.

Applies to England


Fire safety risk assessment: large places of assembly

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This guide is for all employers, managers, occupiers and owners of large places of assembly (ie where more than 300 people could gather) including:

  • sports stadia
  • exhibition and conference centres
  • large nightclubs
  • churches, cathedrals, other places of worship
  • community centres and village halls
  • common areas of shopping malls
  • premises that adjoin other complexes such as shopping centres

This guide does not apply to premises that include sleeping accommodation, theatres and cinemas and or outdoor facilities.

Published 5 June 2006