Downloads + Publications
DCLG
 
A series of premises guidance documents developed by the Department for Communities & Local Government (CLG) for those with responsibilities for fire safety in England and Wales.

PDF Animal Premises and Stables (October 2007)
PDF Educational Premises (June 2006)
PDF Factories and Warehouses (June 2006)
PDF Healthcare Premises (September 2006)
PDF Large Places of Assembly (June 2006)
PDF Means of Escape for Disabled People (Supplementary Guide) (March 2007)
PDF Offices and Shops (June 2006)
PDF Open Air Events and Venues (March 2007)
PDF Residential Care Premises (July 2006)
PDF Sleeping Accommodation (June 2006)
PDF Small and Medium Places of Assembly (June 2006)
PDF Theatres, Cinemas and Similar Premises (June 2006)
PDF Transport Premises and Facilities (February 2007)


DHSSPS / NIFRS
 
Published by the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (NI) and Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service (NIFRS) these guidance documents apply to Northern Ireland only.

PDF DHSSPS - Fire Safety Law - Are You Aware of Your Responsibilities (NI)
PDF DHSSPS - Fire Safety Law - The Evacuation of Disabled People from Buildings (NI)
PDF DHSSPS - Offices and Shops (NI)
PDF DHSSPS - Open Air Events and Venues (NI)
PDF DHSSPS - Sleeping Accommodation (NI)
PDF DHSSPS - Small and Medium Places of Assembly (NI)
PDF DHSSPS - Theatres, Cinemas and Similar Premises (NI)
PDF NIFRS - Animal Premises (NI)
PDF NIFRS - Educational Premises (NI)
PDF NIFRS - Factories and Warehouses (NI)
PDF NIFRS - Healthcare Premises (NI)
PDF NIFRS - Large Places of Assembly (NI)
PDF NIFRS - Residential Care Premises (NI)
PDF NIFRS - Transport Premises and Facilities (NI)


Scottish guidance
 
Guides providing practical fire safety guidance for those with responsibilities under Part 3 of the Fire (Scotland) Act 2005, as amended, and the Fire Safety (Scotland) Regulations 2006.

PDF Practical Fire Safety Guidance - Care Homes (March 2014)
PDF Practical Fire Safety Guidance - Existing Non-Residential Premises (August 2017)
PDF Practical Fire Safety Guidance - Existing Premises with Sleeping Accommodation (June 2018)


Other
 

PDF Building a Safer Future - Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety (Final Report - May 2018) - Dame Judith Hackitt
PDF BWF Fire Door Alliance Fire Doors and Doorsets - Best Practice Guide
PDF CLG - Building regulations and fire safety procedural guidance
PDF CLG - Designing Gypsy and Traveller Sites - Good Practice Guide
PDF DFP - Technical Booklet E Fire Safety 2012
PDF Government Building Safety Programme - advice for building owners on assurance and replacing of flat entrance fire doors (31.7.18)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 full report - volume 1 (Oct 2019)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 full report - volume 1 (large print) (Oct 2019)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 full report - volume 2 (Oct 2019)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 full report - volume 2 (large print) (Oct 2019)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 full report - volume 3 (Oct 2019)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 full report - volume 3 (large print) (Oct 2019)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 full report - volume 4 (Oct 2019)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 full report - volume 4 (large print) (Oct 2019)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 report Executive Summary (Oct 2019)
PDF Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Phase 1 report Executive Summary (large print) (Oct 2019)
PDF Guide 6 - Fire Safety in Schools (DfEE)
PDF Health & Safety Executive - Maintaining Portable Electric Equipment in Low-Risk Environments
PDF Health & Safety Executive - Maintaining Portable Electrical Equipment in Offices
PDF Health & Safety Executive - Using Electric Storage Batteries Safely
PDF HTM 88 - Fire precautions in housing providing NHS Supported Living in the community
PDF LACORS - Housing - fire safety
PDF Local Government Group - Fire safety in purpose-built blocks of flats
PDF Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government - Annex A - Assurance and Assessment of Fire Doors (January 2020)
PDF Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government - Building safety advice for building owners including fire doors (January 2020)
PDF Ministry of Housing, Communities & Local Government - Fire Door Tests - Circular Letter (31.7.18)
PDF National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) - Fire Safety in Specialised Housing
PDF National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) - Guidance to support a temporary change to a simultaneous evacuation strategy in purpose-built block of flats
PDF National Fire Chiefs Council (NFCC) - Mobility Scooter Guidance for Residential Buildings
PDF NI HTM 84
PDF Northern Ireland Housing Executive - Fire Safety Guide for Houses in Multiple Occupation (HMO)


Legislation

 

  England & Wales   | The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005

  Northern Ireland   | The Fire Safety Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2010
        The Fire and Rescue Services (Northern Ireland) Order 2006

  Scotland   | The Fire Safety (Scotland) Regulations 2006
        Fire (Scotland) Act 2005

  Republic of Ireland   | Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005
        Fire Services Act 1981


FSF Publications
 
PDF Fire Safety Manual & Logbook
Video Training Video - Fire Precautions in the Workplace
PDF PEEP (Personal Emergency Egress Plan)
PDF Fire Action Notice
PDF Logbook


FSF Publications
 
Video Grenfell Tower Inquiry - Chairman's statement on the Phase 1 report (30th October 2019 - Sir Martin Moore-Bick)
Video Thinks Sprinkler Campaign - BBC Breakfast Feature (18th June 2012 - John Maguire)


 
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