Guidance

Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005: enforcement

Guidance for fire and rescue authorities and other bodies about their duty to enforce fire safety in non-domestic premises.

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Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 guidance note no.1: enforcement

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The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 was introduced in October 2006. Fire and rescue authorities and other bodies (‘enforcing authorities’) have a duty to enforce fire safety in non-domestic premises.

This is the first guidance note in a series intended to help enforcing authorities to better understand their duties under the order and for the public to better understand the intent of specific aspects of the order.

Published 23 October 2007