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Life Property Environment

Fire Protection Association Australia (FPA Australia) is the national peak body for fire safety, providing information, services and education to the fire protection industry and the community.

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FPA Australia Insurance Program

FPA Australia Insurance Program

Insurance specifically designed to meet the increasingly complex insurance exposures of the fire protection industry, exclusive to FPA Australia members.

 

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FPA Australia Jobs Board

FPA Australia Jobs Board

Connecting talent with opportunity in the fire protection industry.

 

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Fire Australia 2021

 

 

 

2020 Board Elections are now on. 

 

 

            Eligible members are encouraged to vote, using the login                 
provided to them by the Returning Officer.          

 

 

Click here to read about the candidates. 

 

 

 

 

FPAS is now mandatory in NSW

 

The Fire Protection Accreditation Scheme (FPAS) was formally approved by the Secretary of the Department of Customer Service under section 59 of the Building and Development Certifiers Act 2018

 

This means that if you: 

 

  • endorse plans and specifications for designs, and do not hold C8 or C14 registration with the Department, you must be Fire Systems Design (FSD) accredited; or

 

  • endorse fire safety measures on annual or supplementary fire safety statements, you must be Fire Safety Assessment (FSA) accredited. 

 

All other fire protection roles are unaffected by the announcement.  

 

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Essential Services announcement

 

FPA Australia and AFAC have released a joint statement about the importance of fire safety work during the current Coronavirus pandemic. 

 

The announcement emphasises that routine service is essential during these uncertain times. 

 

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Read Coronavirus information

 

 

 

the National Peak Body for Fire Protection

 

Fire Protection Association Australia (FPA Australia) is the national peak body for fire safety, providing information, services and education to the fire protection industry and the community.

 

FPA Australia supports and represents accredited and competent practitioners working across all disciplines of the fire protection, building and construction industry.

 

The Association is supported by approximately 1700 members consisting of leading companies, organisations and individuals around Australia, with a growing reach of up to 30,000 people at all levels of the industry.

 

Association members include manufacturers, suppliers, installers and servicers of fire protection products and services, firefighters, building owners, insurers, designers and building surveyors, government and legislators, educators, bushfire consultants and anyone else working as part of the fire protection community to provide a safer environment for all Australians.

 

FPA Australia is a not-for-profit organisation around 30 people at its national head office in Melbourne, with other resources positioned in other states. The Association also has training centres located in Melbourne and Sydney.

 

The Association's vision and purpose is a safer community where loss of life, injury and damage to property and the environment are eliminated through effective fire protection.

 

 

Our 2020 Vision For The Fire Protection Inspect & Test (Routine Service)

 

FPA Australia has a simple goal for the fire protection industry: That all Corporate Members who offer inspect and test services gain FPAS Recognised Business (Inspect and Test) status.

 

We are committed to making this a reality and have listened to feedback from our members in order to make the training and accreditation process simpler and more affordable. Click here to find out more.