Guidance

Fire safety risk assessment: theatres, cinemas and similar premises

Guidance about completing a fire safety risk assessment for people responsible for theatres, cinemas and similar premises.

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Fire safety risk assessment: theatres, cinemas and similar premises

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This guide is for all employers, managers, occupiers and owners both professional and amateur of premises where the main use of the building (or part of the building) is a theatre, cinema or multi-screen cinema or a combination of these. This guide also includes buildings converted to cinemas or theatres.

Examples include:

  • theatres
  • cinemas
  • concert halls

This guide does not include temporary structures and marquees or tents used as theatres or cinemas.

Published 8 June 2006