Private and Housing Association rented housing — information for landlords and managing agents

Fire safety guidance

The government has issued fire safety guidance to help us comply with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (FSO).

See the guide

This means there is a consistent risk assessment approach in private rented properties by fire services and councils. Compliance with the guidance will also satisfy the HMO licensing requirement.

Fire safety guidance for existing housing (including HMOs)