Building owners and managers need to know their rights and responsibilities about monitored alarm systems in buildings, and how to prevent false alarms.
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Monitored automatic alarms
Building owners, managers and occupiers have a statutory responsibility to ensure their monitored automatic fire alarm system is functional at all times. Guidelines are available to help.
Other types of alarm systems
As well as monitored automatic alarms, there are also local alarms, security monitored alarms and domestic alarms and sprinkler systems.
Charges may apply to false alarms triggered by automatic alarm systems. Learn how to prevent false alarms in your building.
National Broadband Network
Find out more about the migration of monitored fire alarms and lift phones as the National Broadband Network (NBN) rolls out across Australia.