7 Day Notice

Article 20A sets out the procedure for submission of a 7 day notice application to a Building Control Authority where a person intends to commence work on the construction of a building before grant of the relevant fire safety certificate (FSC).

The notice must be submitted not less than 7 days in advance of commencement of work and  must be in accordance with the requirements of Article 20A(2) of the regulations.  A 7 day notice application should be considered and a decision made thereon in accordance with the requirements of Article 20A (3) and 20A (4) of the regulations.

 This notice must be accompanied by a 7 day notice statutory declaration form which declares that the works will comply with the Building Regulations and that any modifications required by the fire safety certificate will be completed within the specified time.  

Fire 7 Day Notice Statutory Declaration Form 

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