Guide To Using AS1851-2012 in Queensland

QLD –  All maintenance contracts for sites located in Queensland must by law be tested to AS 1851-2012 by 1st January 2015. It is strongly recommended that building owners and their representatives (if applicable) have their fire protection equipment serviced to AS 1851-2012 as early as possible. This will enable building owners and occupants to meet their legislative and WHS obligations. Is it compulsory to change to the new AS1851-2012 standard? To comply with recent amendments to the Queensland Development Code (QDC) Mandatory Part 6.1 (MP 6.1) – ‘Maintenance of Fire Safety Installations’, all sites serviced in Queensland must ensure they