Fire Test Procedures Code - Australian Government

Description

You must comply with this code if you undertake fire test procedures on navigational products. The fire test procedures include testing:

  • non-combustibility
  • smoke and toxicity
  • fire door control systems
  • surface flammability
  • vertically supported textiles and films
  • upholstered furniture
  • bedding components
  • materials for high-speed ships and vessels.

Please note that the Agency has advised that this code is called up in Marine Order 47, Issue 3. Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Act(s) name

Navigation Act 2012 Australian Government

Administering agency

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Navigation Safety and International Division

Contact details

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Enquiries

Navigation Safety and International Division

Australian Maritime Safety Authority

Operating address: 82 Northbourne Avenue
Braddon, Australian Capital Territory 2612
Mailing address: GPO BOX 2181
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Toll Free: 1800 627 484
Phone: 02 6279 5000