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Fire - European rules

Harmonisation of the fire area
As part of the implementation of the CPD, the technical requirements and tests will also be harmonised in the fire area.

Commission decisions
After consulting the Standing Committee on Construction, the Commission has published a series of decisions concerning:

  • Construction products’ reaction to fire
  • Construction products’ fire resistance
  • Construction products that are exempt from further fire test (CWFT)
  • Class A Construction products that do not contribute to fire

Documentation of the fire performance of construction products and building components
According to the Building Act and building regulations, the Municipal Council can require documentation that construction products and building components comply with applicable provisions for use in building permit processing, including in the fire area.

This documentation can be provided based on existing decisions from the Commission regarding fire.