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Fire Safety Guidance for England and Wales
Good fire safety management saves lives and protects property

Please click on the links below to access fire safety guidance relevant to your type of premises.


Leaflets suitable for small premises

Do you have paying guests?

Making your premises safe from fire

Fire safety risk assessment: 5-step checklist


Means of escape for disabled people


Fire safety risk assessment guides below

Sleeping accommodation

Residential care premises

Small and medium places of assembly (up to 300 people)

Large places of assembly (more than 300 people)

Offices and shops

Educational premises

Factories and warehouses

Theatres, cinemas and similar premises

Open-air events and venues

Transport premises and facilities

Healthcare premises

Animal premises and stables


Fire safety in purpose-built blocks of flats

LACoRS - Housing Fire Safety

Fire Safety in Construction (HSG 168)


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Further documents produced by the Department for Communities and Local Government can be found on the

Gov.UK website (use the 'Filter by Organisations' function and select 'Department for Communities and Local Government').

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