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Fire Safety and Evacuation - Build 169(2018)

Abbreviation
Fire Safety and Evacuation
Valid from
01/12/2018

Information provider
´╗┐BRANZ Limited
Information type
BUILD article
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Description

New fire regulations recently passed into law. These apply and should be of interest to building tenants and owners.

On 1 July 2018, the Fire and Emergency New Zealand (Fire Safety, Evacuation Procedures, and Evacuation Schemes) Regulations 2018 came into force. While most people associate the New Zealand Building Code with building regulatory requirements, there are also requirements in this legislation that are important for owners and tenants of buildings.

Scope

This article includes:

  • Signage and access to evacuation information
  • Change to persons requiring assistance
  • More evacuation information
  • Clarifying roles and responsibilities
  • Submit evacuation schemes on time
  • Alternative point of contact required
  • Unscheduled evacuations count as trials
  • Penalties increased
  • Existing schemes carried over
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Fire Safety and Evacuation - Build 169(2018)

Description

New fire regulations recently passed into law. These apply and should be of interest to building tenants and owners.

On 1 July 2018, the Fire and Emergency New Zealand (Fire Safety, Evacuation Procedures, and Evacuation Schemes) Regulations 2018 came into force. While most people associate the New Zealand Building Code with building regulatory requirements, there are also requirements in this legislation that are important for owners and tenants of buildings.

Download this resource (HTML, PDF, Hard copy)
Fire Safety and Evacuation - Build 169(2018)
Description

New fire regulations recently passed into law. These apply and should be of interest to building tenants and owners.

On 1 July 2018, the Fire and Emergency New Zealand (Fire Safety, Evacuation Procedures, and Evacuation Schemes) Regulations 2018 came into force. While most people associate the New Zealand Building Code with building regulatory requirements, there are also requirements in this legislation that are important for owners and tenants of buildings.

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Fire Safety and Evacuation - Build 169(2018)

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