This page is to enable you to report a Fire Safety concern or seek Fire Safety advice for a commercial building, which is governed under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 (RR(FS)O 2005).

Three fires engines parked up in the stationWhere Does This Apply?

The Fire Safety Order applies to:

  • All workplaces and commercial buildings.
  • Non-domestic parts of multi-occupied residential buildings – this includes those areas clarified by the Fire Safety Act.

This includes:

  • Balconies.
  • Structures.
  • External walls.
  • Flat front door.

Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service has a statutory responsibility to enforce the RR(FS)O 2005 with the objective of eliminating or reducing the risk of fire as far as reasonably practicable.

There are a number of helpful topics under the business safety page of our website, which may assist with your enquiry before submitting a request for support.

This site is not actively monitored. Please do not report emergencies here. Ring 999 immediately. 

Any submission via the section below will be triaged and responded to in a timely manner.

  • Please select an option

    These contact forms can be used to submit a fire safety concern or request advice from our expert team. Please select the most appropriate form below, fill in the details and submit.

  • Commercial Building Concern

    This would be for issues such as ‘I stayed at XYZ Hotel and the means of escape was blocked’ or ‘the Fire Alarm was in fault’.

    Please fill in this form to report a commercial building safety concern:







    • Fire Safety Advice

      This would be for general enquiries e.g. do I need a Fire Risk Assessment or what type of Fire Alarm system do I require.

      Please fill in this form to request fire safety advice: