Australian Standard AS 1851 Maintenance of Fire Protection Systems and Equipment - Tasmania


You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to implement or administer the inspection, testing, and preventative maintenance of fire protection systems and equipment.

This standard is intended to be used by building owners and managers, regulators, contractors, insurers and others. It provides a systematic and uniform basis to ensure that there are adequate safety standards for fire protection systems and equipment.

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 Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Tasmania Fire Service

Contact details

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