The minimum requirement for smoke and heat detectors is outlined in the Housing (Scotland) Act 2006: Scottish Government Guidance on Satisfactory Provision for Detecting and Warning of Fires

Smoke Detector

All smoke detectors must be mains wired, have battery back up, and be interlinked. Minimum requirements for smoke detectors are: 

  • Smoke detector in each circulation space (hallways/landings)
  • Smoke detector in the principal living room (may not be required if this is the same room as the kitchen)
  • Minimum 1 on each floor 

Price

Smoke detector: Installation £95+VAT (per detector)

Replacement: £40+VAT

 

 

Heat Detector

The heat detector must be mains wired, have battery back up, and be interlinked. Minimum requirements for heat detectors are:

  • Heat detector in every kitchen. 

Price 

Heat detector: Installation £95+VAT (per detector)

Replacement £50+VAT 

 

 

Book Online Now 

Book safety certificates online