Code of Practice: Fire Protection Systems - Tasmania


You will be required to comply with this code of practice if you hold a fire protection equipment permit and intend to install, maintain, repair or remove fire protection equipment.

This code is the principle guidance document for permit holders and provides information on the design, installation, repair and removal of fire protection systems, the connection and monitoring of the system by the Authority, as well as systems which provide local warning or protection from fire that are not monitored by the Authority.

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.

Act(s) name

Fire Service Act 1979 TAS

Regulation(s) name

General Fire Regulations 2010 TAS

Administering agency

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Tasmania Fire Service

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Head Office

Tasmania Fire Service

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Toll Free: 1800 000 699
Phone: 03 6230 8600
Fax: 03 6234 6647