From 7 April 2011, all residential properties in Wales that are new build or converted after this date are required to have an automatic fire suppression system installed (sprinkler system).

The legislation bringing in this requirement is the Domestic Fire Safety (Wales) Measure 2011 and as the title suggests, the provisions only apply to wales.

A discussion by Ann Jones AM – Labour Assembly Member for Vale of Clwyd is available here:-

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