BAFE SP203-1 Accreditation

The BAFE SP203-1 is a rigorous third party accreditation covering the Design, Installation, Commissioning / Handover and Maintenance of Fire Detection and Alarm Systems.

This prestigious accreditation gives our customers the confidence that we have the technical competence and expertise to provide the service and quality they deserve.  Choosing a BAFE company means you have fulfilled your duty of care as a responsible person to consider the competence of those working on your fire systems.

Extract from the BAFE Website:



3.1 This BAFE Scheme has been developed to permit organisations involved with one or more of the following:

1. Design
2. Installation
3a. Commissioning
3b. Handover
4 Maintenance

of fire detection and fire alarm systems to become third party certificated and BAFE Listed as recognition of their competence to undertake their scope of work. By so doing, the certificates issued by these organisations on completion of their work will provide proof of competence as required by the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005 for England & Wales, the Fire (Scotland) Act and the Fire Safety Regulations (Northern Ireland) and give the Client and relevant enforcing authorities e.g. the Fire Authority and Building Control, confidence that the work has been correctly undertaken.

3.2 The evidence of the delivery of the fire detection and fire alarm system to the required specificationwill be:

a) modular certificates for the relevant work modules,
b) a comprehensive system commissioning certificate, and
c) providing all work has resulted in the issue of Module Certificates and the project has been
successfully verified, a BAFE Certificate of Compliance for the overall installed system.

For the full accreditation document, please download here –