Fire and Emergency New Zealand

Functions of Fire and Emergency New Zealand (previously the Fire Service) include:

  • ensuring that premises have evacuation schemes as required by the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017
  • where appropriate making objections for licence applications or manager’s certificates
  • applying to ARLA for suspension of an on-licence or a club licence where there is evidence of non-compliance with requirements for the escape of people in the event of fire.(s.286(1))