The Department of Planning and Environment recently published changes to the Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000 regarding fire safety and building certification.
These changes are important for building owners who are required to issue annual and supplementary fire safety statements and fire safety certificates.
The regulation changes require the annual and supplementary fire safety statement and the fire safety certificate to be in a form approved by the Secretary.
Recognised as a Competent Fire Protection Services Provider
Steps for Completing your Annual Fire Safety Statement
The NSW Government has now issued the approved forms for the Fire Safety Certificates and Annual and Supplementary Fire Safety Statements.
In an effort to assist you with understanding the requirements for completing the newly approved form we are providing a sample copy of a completed Fire Safety Statement. This is to be used (as a guide) opinion of selecting a Competent Fire safety Practitioner form in accordance with the department of Planning and Environment, which will need to be filled out by the building owner or their agent.