All legal notices served by Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 will be recorded on our Public Register in accordance with the Environment and Safety Information Act 1988. Enforcement and Prohibition Notices are available to viewed on the website, they are also available to view along with Alteration Notices at reasonable hours, without charge, at our Service Headquarters at Barmston Mere, Washington.
Information relating to notices served will be available on the register within 14 days of expiry of the 21 day statutory appeal period. Where an appeal is made, a notice will not be recorded on the register until a decision on the appeal is final. In cases where the notice is overturned, no entry on the register will be made.
Any entries in the register which relate to a notice shall be kept in the register for a period of not less than three years from the date on which the notice was served.
Follow these links to view the registers:
Enforcement notices - Where the Fire and Rescue Authority is of the opinion that the responsible person or other person mentioned in Article 5(3) has failed to comply with any provision of the Fire Safety Order
Prohibition Notices - Where the Fire and Rescue Authority is of the opinion that the risk to persons in case of fire, is so serious it will be necessary for the Authority to prohibit or restrict the use of parts of the premises until the specified matters have been remedied.
Alteration Notices - If you wish to view the Alterations Notices then please contact the Fire Safety Department at the Fire and Rescue Service Headquarters, details to be found on the contacts page.