Regulations

Please find below the list of applicable regulations and standards relevant to Fire and CO Alarms and their installations.

Fire Alarms regulations and standards

EN 14604:2005 + AC:2008Smoke alarm devices
BS 5446-2:2003

Fire detection and fire alarm devices for dwellings

Part 2: Specification for heat alarms

IS 3218:2013Fire Detection and Alarm Systems for Buildings - System Design, Installation, Commissioning, Servicing and Maintenance
Technical Guidance - document BFire Safety Vol.2 (Dwelling houses)
  • EN 14604:2005 + AC:2008 
  • Smoke alarm devices
  • BS 5446-2:2003
  • Fire detection and fire alarm devices for dwelling Part 2: Specification for heat alarms
  • IS 3218:2013
  • Fire Detection and Alarm Systems for Buildings - System Design, Installation, Commissioning, Servicing and Maintenance
  • Technical Guidance - document B
  • Fire Safety Vol.2 (Dwelling houses)

CO Alarms regulations and standards

EN 50291-1:2010 +A1:2012

Electrical apparatus for the detection of carbon monoxide in domestic premises

Part 1: Test methods and performance requirements

EN 50291-2:2010

Electrical apparatus for the detection of carbon monoxide in domestic premises

Part 2: Electrical apparatus for continuous operation in a fixed installations in recreational vehicles and similar premises including recreational craft - Additional test methods and performance requirements

EN 50292:2013Electrical apparatus for the detection of carbon monoxide in domestic premises, caravans and boats - Guide on the selection, installation, use and maintenance
IS 813:2014+A1:2017Domestic gas Installations (edition 3) and Amendment 1:2017
Technical Guidance - document JHeat Producing Appliances
  • EN 50291-1:2010 +A1:2012
  • Electrical apparatus for the detection of carbon monoxide in domestic premises
    Part 1: Test methods and performance requirements
  • EN 50291-2:2010
  • Electrical apparatus for the detection of carbon monoxide in domestic premises
    Part 2: Electrical apparatus for continuous operation in a fixed installations in recreational vehicles and similar premises including recreational craft - Additional test methods and performance requirements
  • EN 50292:2013
  • Electrical apparatus for the detection of carbon monoxide in domestic premises, caravans and boats - Guide on the selection, installation, use and maintenance
  • IS 813:2014+A1:2017
  • Domestic gas Installations (edition 3) and Amendment 1:2017
  • Technical Guidance - document J
  • Heat Producing Appliances