Fire inspections
The regular fire safety check

Who carries out the inspection?

In Upper Austria, the fire safety and hazard risks of all buildings are regularly assessed during official inspections.

The inspections are carried out by the relevant local authority. This work is usually performed by a local authority employee together with a technical expert from the BVS Brandverhütungsstelle für OÖ.

What is inspected?

A fire inspection covers everything that could cause a fire or is used for active firefighting.

How do I get an appointment?

You will receive the appointment for the fire inspection from the local authority by mail. They will also coordinate the entire procedure.

Should an inspection not be possible at the time you have been assigned, please contact your local authority directly.