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Building fire safety guidelines

These publications were produced prior to the current government and are under review.


Guidelines and checklists Type and size
Guidelines for special fire safety services and referrals to the Queensland Fire and Rescue Service PDF, 68KB​
Small building checklist—use for buildings with a floor area not exceeding 300 square metres PDF, 171KB
Medium building checklist—for buildings with a floor area of 300 square metres to 500 square metres PDF, 239KB
Large building checklist—for buildings with a floor area greater than 500 square metres PDF, 266KB
Notice of Compliance template—for the use of councils for issue of compliance notices under MP 2.1 of the Queensland Development Code DOC, 30KB
Application of the fire safety standard PDF, 263KB
Development application process PDF, 142KB
Enforcement, appeal options and extensions of time PDF, 360KB
Fire safety inspections or audits PDF, 255KB
Fire safety management plan PDF, 99KB
Inspection and maintenance options PDF, 245KB
Overview of building fire safety legislation PDF, 119KB
Smoke alarms and emergency lighting PDF, 138KB
​Fire hydrant and sprinkler system commissioning and periodic maintenance procedure ​PDF, 80KB

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