DFES updates DBA Connection Code for WA

Posted on : Tuesday, 21 January 2020

The WA Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) has issued an update to the Direct Brigade Alarm (DBA) Connection Code. The update includes changes to the Fire Service Agents - Document Library and the Alarm Signalling Equipment - Document Library.


The purpose of the DBA Connection Code is to provide the minimum requirements for a connection to the DFES monitored Direct Brigade Alarm. They are used in conjunction with the relevant Australian Standards and applicable sections of the NCC/BCA.


These changes to the Code include:


  • Full document review;
  • Updates throughout the document with regards to the latest versions of Australian Standards; and
  • Inclusion of previous bulletins requirements.


To view the updated DBA Connection Code, visit the Fire Alarm Monitoring Services website here.