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Reference Documents


Reference Documents gather information from multiple sources to provide a central source of information for the fire protection industry.



RD-03 Gaseous Fire Suppression Systems Actuators

Posted on 01/12/2013

This document has been published to assist technician's identify types of actuators used on the most commonly installed gaseous suppression systems in Australia.


Click here for more information and to access RD-03*



RD-02 V1.2 Cylinder Safety (Transport) Caps

Posted on 01/07/2012

This document provides a list of cylinder safety (transport) caps and supplier details for the gaseous fire suppression cylinders most commonly used in Australia to assist with the safe handling and transport of such cylinders.


Click here for more information and to access RD-02*



RD-01 Development and Governance of Technical Documents

Posted on 01/10/2013

The purpose of this document is to describe and govern how FPA Australia intends to capture technical issues and develop technical documentation or responses to support the Vision, Mission and Strategic direction of the association as determined by the FPA Australia Board.


Internal use only



*Only preview copies of Technical Advisory Notes, Good Practice Guides and Reference Documents (showing table of contents, where applicable, and the purpose statement) are available from the website.


FPA Australia members can download full copies of these documents from CONNECT.


The FPA Australia Board has recently decided to also allow access to full copies of these documents to non-FPA Australia members however to obtain full copies of these documents you will need to email advising what your interest in the document is (this is to assist FPA Australia to identify who is using our documents and why).