Building Act: Environmental Planning and Assessment Act 1979
Building Regulation: Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulations 2000
Annual Compliance Certificate: Annual Fire Safety Statement (AFSS)
Measure: Essential Fire Safety Measures In New South Wales, it is a requirement for the AFSS to be submitted annually to the local Council and the NSW Fire Brigade to prove Essential Fire Safety Measures within a building have been maintained to Australian Standards and Regulations over the past 12 months as installed
When it comes to building owners and managers, protecting people’s lives and property is a priority. Any essential safety measures need to be endorsed by a APFS Accredited Practitioner Fire Safety, otherwise building owners may be liable.
As part of the New South Wales Government fire safety regulation and certification system, fire safety practitioners engaging in design work or preparing annual fire safety statements are required to be recognised as a CFSP. Training and accreditation is provided by FPA Australia under the Fire Protection Accreditation Scheme (FPAS) and meet the NSW Government requirements.
At Grosvenor, many of our employees have recently completed training to receive their Individual Accreditation, allowing them to be recognised nationally for skills, knowledge and competencies. We also have employees currently undergoing training with further training planned in the near future. Grosvenor is also an FPAS Recognised Business. Our customers can be guaranteed that our employees measure up to the highest industry standards.