Fire safety for businesses, landlords, charities and schools

Information and advice on fire safety for businesses, landlords and other non-domestic premises including schools, community centres and shops.

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How to report a fire safety problem

Find out how to report any premises that you believe are a fire risk or are not following fire regulations correctly.

Fire safety regulations

Find out how to comply with fire safety regulations with advice on fire risk assessments and enforcement notices.

Reducing false alarms in commercial buildings

Find information on how to reduce unnecessary call-outs to commercial buildings.

Fire safety for landlords

Fire safety information published by Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service for landlords of houses in multiple occupation and residential properties over businesses.

Free maintenance log book

Download a free maintenance log book to register your safety record, demonstrating your compliance with fire safety legislation.

Fire safety information leaflets

Download fire safety leaflets about barbecues, candles, carbon monoxide, electric blankets, smoke alarms, vehicle fires, flooding, thatched fires and more.

Enforcement notices

How Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service manages enforcement notices to ensure businesses and commercial premises are safe from fire.

Fire safety prosecutions and notices

Find information regarding current fire safety prosecutions as well as details of prohibition, enforcement and alteration notices.

Apply for a licence

Highways or business licences such as scaffold, animal feed, skip, crane, weighbridge, petroleum, fireworks or festive licences.