Scheduled Agents Used in Marine Sector
The importance of safety at sea relies on correct fire
protection procedures and proper maintenance of fire protection
equipment such as gaseous fire suppression systems. It is important
that gaseous fire suppression systems on ships, boats, vessels etc.
are installed and maintained by licensed technicians to ensure full
functionality in the event of a fire and minimise unnecessary
discharges of scheduled extinguishing agents into the
As such the Board is determined to ensure that all
businesses and individuals are aware of the FPI scheme requirements
and improving the knowledge of scheduled extinguishing agents among
The Board has developed communication
materials that include a factsheet and article to raise awareness
of legislative requirements when using gaseous fire suppression
systems containing scheduled extinguishing agent in the marine
We encourage you to view the items below.
If you require any further information on the FPI Scheme please
call 03 8892 3131.