BS EN 16763:2017 - Services for fire safety systems and security systems

BS EN 16763:2017

Services for fire safety systems and security systems

Status : Current   Published : January 2017



This European Standard specifies the minimum requirements for service providers as well as the competencies, knowledge and skills of their involved staff charged with the planning, design, installation, commissioning, verification, handover or maintenance of fire safety systems and/or security systems, regardless whether these services are provided on-site or remotely.

This European Standard is applicable to services for:

  1. fire safety systems including, but not limited to, fire detection and fire alarm systems, fixed firefighting systems and smoke and heat control systems;

  2. security systems including, but not limited to, intruder and hold-up alarm systems, access control systems, external perimeter security systems and video surveillance systems;

  3. a combination of such systems including those parts of an alarm transmission system for which the service provider has contractually accepted responsibility.

Social alarm systems and alarm receiving centres are not included.

This European Standard is applicable regardless of project size.

This European Standard is applicable regardless of the service provider's organizational structure and size.

Standard NumberBS EN 16763:2017
TitleServices for fire safety systems and security systems
Publication Date31 January 2017
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
International RelationshipsEN 16763:2017
Draft Superseded By14/30301275 DC
DescriptorsStructural fire protection, Fire spread prevention, Safety engineering, Design, Fire safety, Fire alarms, Buildings, Means of escape from fire in buildings, Alarm systems, Automatic control systems, Hazard prevention in buildings, Fire safety in buildings, Smoke detectors, Fire detectors
Title in FrenchPrestations de services pour les systèmes de sécurité incendie et les systèmes de sûreté
Title in GermanDienstleistungen für Brandsicherheitsanlagen und Sicherheitsanlagen
ISBN978 0 580 86641 8
File Size679 KB

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