Events use of University buildings
Guidance on fire safety when using University buildings for internal events or on a commercial basis.
Where an event is planned within a University building it may result is some material changes that could impact on the Fire Risk Assessment for the premises. Where an event is planned notification is required to be given to the Fire Safety Unit at least 28days prior to the event to ensure a review can be undertaken. Further advice and guidance on the responsibilities for the management of the event will be available from the Fire Safety Unit.
Places of public entertainment
We are currently reviewing the guidance for managers using University premises as places of public entertainment. Please contact the Fire Safety Unit directly for more information.
Commercial use of University buildings
When using any University building, all organisers of conferences, exhibitions, lectures and seminars must ensure that they are fully conversant with pertinent fire safety procedures. We are currently reviewing the guidance for persons hiring University buildings for comericial use. Please contact the Fire Safety Unit for more information.