Fire safety regulations are in place to ensure that the buildings are constructed and maintained with the appropriate safeguards to prevent the occurrence of fire or contain the fire occurring in high-risk buildings. These provisions find its place in Section 2(HB) of West Bengal Fire Services Act, 1950, which includes high rise buildings greater than 14.5 meters in height.
The fire safety certificate must be renewed upon expiry. Renewal of certificate prompts the requirement of the following documents:
- Previous license copy
- Tarade license
- Pan no.
- Aadhaar card