Welcome to the British Fire Consortium Website

The British Fire Consortium would like to welcome you to our Web Site.

The primary aims of the BFC are maintain high quality technical standards of our members and to actively encourage all our members to obtain third party accreditation to ISO 9001 or equivalent approval bodies recognised by the European co-operation for Accreditation (EA).

Our members supply quality products and highly professional servicing for many aspects of fire prevention and fire protection. Products and servicing will include, extinguishers, signage, alarms, sprinklers, dry risers, emergency lighting and risk assessment together with many additional fire safety products.

The BFC promote best practice within the fire protection and fire prevention industry through representation with official UK and European bodies together with other relevant industry agencies, institutions and associations. The BFC provide technical advice and approved training for members and hold regular meetings, enabling the opportunities for members to exchange ideas, discuss issues and trends facing our industry today.

Safety Notice

We have received a recall notice from Check Fire concerning some 2kg CO2 from their commander range, please find the official notice here.We have now received more details from Check Fire you can find them here (Check Fire Info).

AGM 2016

This years AGM will be held at the The Royal Victoria Hotel, Llanberis.
The guest speaker will be Bob Bantock from the National Trust who will be talking about recent fires at their properties. Booking forms are avalible here

General Meeting July 2016

The general meeting was held on the 12th of July in Stratford. Thank you to all those that attended.
The guest speakers were John Pitt from Lane & Co Solicitors who spoke about their debt recovery services. There was also a very interesting workshop given by Michael Chapman from MJ Fire about his experinces maintaining Dry Riser systems.
The next meeting will be held on the 7th of October in Llanbris where the guest speaker will Bob Bantock from the National Trust talking about fires at their properties.

Training Update

The 2016 training diary is avalible Click Here.
We have had do move the September dates around an additional refresher has been added for the 16th. We have also had to move the Doncaster course to Lincoln due to a problem with the venue.

Firex 2016

Thanks to all the members that stopped by to say hello the show was a great sucsess for the BFC.

Environment Agency statement on End of Life

Click here for the environment agency's statement for Fire Extinguisher End of Life