Fire safety law and guidance documents for business
The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (RRO) came into effect in October 2006.
The RRO applies to all non-domestic premises in England and Wales, including the common parts of blocks of flats and houses in multiple occupation (HMOs).
The law applies to you if you are:
Under the RRO, the responsible person must carry out a fire safety risk assessment and implement and maintain a fire management plan.