Alarms and extinguishers
Automatic fire alarm systems
An automatic fire alarm is designed to either detect and warn the occupants of a fire or operate a suppression facility (e.g. sprinklers) to extinguish or control the fire and warn occupants.
- Monitored Automatic Fire Alarms
- Charges for false alarms - Find out when you can be charged for a false alarm.
- Automatic fire alarm service providers (AFASPs)
For general information on fire extinguishers we recommend reading the portable fire extinguisher information for business factsheet.
Brochures and fire extinguisher selection charts can also be purchased from our Commercial Safety Training Services [external link] unit.
Other alarm systems, sprinkler systems, hydrants and hose reels
If you wish to install or purchase other alarm systems, sprinkler systems, hydrants or hose reels please contact your local Fire Protection Equipment Agency as listed in the Yellow Pages [external link]. When purchasing any fire safety system please ensure it meets Australian Standards.