AUST – Essential Property Services advises that under various state regulations around Australia, smoke doors have been nominated (as essential safety measures under a determination/ schedule) for use in older type buildings for decades. It is only just recently that the Building Code of Australia (BCA) and AS 1851-2005 ‘Maintenance of fire protection systems and equipment’ have significantly upgraded the provisions relative to installation and the maintenance requirements for smoke doors… (more)

Fire Safety Compliance: Essential Safety Measures

Refer to our Essential Safety Measures Identification table for further information on individual Essential Safety Measures including AS 1851-2010 requirements for as built drawings.