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

You should report any premises that you believe are a fire risk or aren't following fire regulations correctly.

Fire safety regulations

Find out what you need to do to comply with fire safety regulations.

Reducing false alarms in commercial buildings

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

Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service safety leaflets about barbecues, candles, carbon monoxide, electric blankets, smoke alarms, vehicle 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

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

Applying for a licence

Apply for a business licence such as scaffold, animal feed, skip ,crane, weighbridge, petroleum, fireworks or festive licence and sports safety certificate.