The Scottish Government have announced new legislation which will change the fire and smoke alarm regulations for households. From February 2021, all households will be responsible for ensuring the following fire and smoke alarm standards:
Due to public pressure, the Scottish Government are expected to announce a delay until February 2022. These are the standards which are currently applicable to privately rented properties and new builds but will be rolled out to all Scottish homes next year.
Please following the link to read the Scottish Government FAQ's on new fire and smoke alarm regulations: https://www.gov.scot/publications/fire-and-smoke-alarms-in-scottish-homes/
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