The Fire Safety (England) Regulations 2022
Commencement: 23rd January 2023
Amends: New Legislation
These Regulations are made under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 and come into force on 23rd January 2023.
They require precautions to be taken to reduce the risk of harm from fire in residential low, medium and high-rise buildings*
*A high-rise building is a building that:
- has 7 or more storeys; or
- is 18 or more metres above ground level.
The Secretary of State must review these Regulations every 5 years.
Various duties apply.
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