Environmental Planning and Assessment Regulation 2000
Current version for 14 August 2020 to date (accessed 15 August 2020 at 12:00)
Part 9 Division 5 Clause 175
175   What is an annual fire safety statement?
(cf clause 80GA of EP&A Regulation 1994)
An annual fire safety statement is a statement issued by or on behalf of the owner of a building to the effect that—
(a)  each essential fire safety measure specified in the statement has been assessed by an accredited practitioner (fire safety) and was found, when it was assessed, to be capable of performing—
(i)  in the case of an essential fire safety measure applicable by virtue of a fire safety schedule, to a standard no less than that specified in the schedule, or
(ii)  in the case of an essential fire safety measure applicable otherwise than by virtue of a fire safety schedule, to a standard no less than that to which the measure was originally designed and implemented, and
(b)  the building has been inspected by an accredited practitioner (fire safety) and was found, when it was inspected, to be in a condition that did not disclose any grounds for a prosecution under Division 7.