The MFB Community Safety Directorate aim to achieve a high level of life and property protection while reducing major losses, allaying public anxiety and protecting the environment.
Please read the below information detailing the types of advice and services the MFB provides.
Structural Fire Safety
The Structural Fire Safety Department comprises three sections:
- Building Codes and Audits
- Building Inspections and Compliance (formerly Research and Policy)
- Fire Investigation and Analysis.
These departments perform regulatory functions under the Building Act and the Regulations and Building Code of Australia.
For further information, contact the Structural Fire Safety department on (03) 9665 4478 or download the
Application for Fire Protection Report and Fire Safety Audit 2010 (53kb)
Register of Certifiers and Testers (44kb)
Building Inspections and Compliance
To report poor and faulty fire equipment or fire safety issues, please contact the Building Inspections and Compliance Department on (03) 9665 4478.
For more detailed information please click here. Dangerous Goods
The Dangerous Goods Department provides a comprehensive service for industry and the wider community.
This is achieved through consultation and written advice in accordance with Dangerous Goods Regulations, Occupational Health and Safety Regulations, relevant Australian Standards and Codes of Practice.
Click here for further information, or to download an application form. Alternatively, contact the Dangerous Goods Department on (03) 9665 4478.
Workplace Emergency Management and Training
Click here for information relative to Workplace Emergency Management and Training. Alternatively, contact the Workplace Emergency Management department on 1300 668 006 or via email on email@example.com