BAFE is a national fire safety register and recognises the different legislation in the jurisdictions of the United Kingdom's constituent countries.
The Fire (Scotland) Act 2005 and The Fire Safety (Scotland) Regulations 2006, are the pieces of fire safety legislation Scotland must follow (plus any associated legislation/regulations e.g. fire and smoke alarms legislation to be introduced 01/02/2021).
Fire (Scotland) Act 2005
https://www.legislation.gov.uk/asp/2005/5/contents external link*
The Fire Safety (Scotland) Regulations 2006
http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ssi/2006/456/contents/made external link*
The Fire (Scotland) Act 2005 and The Fire Safety (Scotland) Regulations 2006, sets out the important responsibilities the Duty Holder (e.g. employer/premises manager) must fulfil and continue to maintain.
All requirements can be found by reviewing the legislation in full. Further guidance and information can be found here
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Legal obligations nationwide require the appointed responsible person for fire safety for commercial/non-domestic premises to have adequate fire protection.