Permitted sites: fire prevention plans

Guidance on fire prevention plans and required standards on a permitted site

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Fire prevention plans

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You must follow this guidance if you are storing combustible waste at permitted sites. It explains the fire prevention standards you must follow. You also need to follow this guidance if your permit says you must have a fire prevention plan or if you need to submit one as part of your permit application.

Published 10 March 2015
Last updated 20 March 2015 + show all updates
  1. Minor changes to clarify some of the wording within the document.

  2. First published.