Advice on Maintenance of Fire Safety installations in buildings - Queensland

Service summary

The Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES) provides fire safety maintenance advice to assist building owners and managers to ensure fire safety installations in buildings are maintained to the standard to which they were installed.

Over the phone verbal advice is provided to assist building occupiers to comply with the requirements of the Fire and Emergency Services Act 1990 and Building Fire Safety Regulation 2008. On site inspections and subsequent written reports attract a fee for service.

Service type

Support Service

A service offered by government to aid in running a business.

Eligibility requirements

Owners and occupiers of all buildings other than private residences.

Fees

Verbal over the phone advice is free, however fees apply for detailed written reports.

Publications Details

Publications Available:

  • Fire Safety Management Tool for Owner/Occupiers
  • Advisory Notes for Fire Safety Management Tool for Owner/Occupiers.

These publications are also available from the agency's website.


Administering agency

Department of Community Safety
Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES)
Community Safety Capability Branch

Contact details

Department of Community Safety
Queensland Fire and Emergency Service (QFES)
Community Safety Capability Branch

Mailing address:
GPO Box 1425
BRISBANE QLD 4001

Phone:

13 QGOV (13 74 68)

Supporting information

Disclaimer

The information contained on the Australian Business Licence and Information Service (ABLIS) web site, or via packages or other sources is intended for general guidance only.

To the full extent permitted by law, the Federal, State, Territory and Local Governments make no representations or warranties (expressed or implied) in relation to the information, including its accuracy, currency or completeness.

The business information provided does not constitute professional or legal advice, nor is the use of any third party resource an endorsement of the information contained, the associated organisation, product or service. It is recommended that you obtain appropriate professional and /or independent legal advice to ensure that the material provided here is relevant to your particular circumstances.

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