GPG-05 Baseline Data for Routine Service of Fire Protection Systems


This comprehensive document has been prepared by FPA Australia to provide guidance on baseline data for the routine service of fire protection systems by:

  • Clarifying what the purpose of baseline data is in regards to undertaking routine servicing in accordance with AS 1851.
  • Explaining why baseline data is important.
  • Describing how baseline data can be obtained and should be recorded.
  • Detailing how baseline data should be used.
  • Highlighting the necessity and value of baseline data.
  • Providing specific details of individual system and equipment baseline data.


Published: November 2016 (released 17/02/2017)


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