Australian Standards for Fire Hose Reels at a Caravan Park or Camping Ground - Western Australia

Service summary

You will be required to comply with these standards if you operate a caravan or camping ground.

A fire hose at your facility must be on a fire reel which is to be installed in accordance with the following standards:

  • AS 1221 Fire Hose Reels; and
  • AS 2441.1 Installation of Fire Hose Reels.

These standards specify requirements for the performance, distribution, location and installation of fire hose reels. Your facility is to be within reach of the nozzle end of a fire hose when the hose is fitted to the reel and laid to avoid any obstructions or other physical barriers.

You must adhere to the latest versions of these standards. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Local Government and Communities

Act(s) name

Caravan Parks and Camping Grounds Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Regulation(s) name

Caravan Park and Camping Ground Regulations 1997 (Western Australia)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Local Government and Communities


Operating address:
Gordon Stephenson House
140 William Street
Perth
Western Australia 6000
Mailing address:
General Post Office Box R1250
Perth,Western Australia,
Australia

Phone:

1800620511

Phone:

08 65518700

Fax:

08 65521555
info@dlgc.wa.gov.au

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