Home fire safety visits

Enhance fire safety in your home with a home fire safety check or visit.

What is a home fire safety visit?

We offer everyone in Scotland a free home fire safety visits.

We'll take you through a questionnaire and then we'll help you sort out a fire escape plan. We can provide information about smoke, heat and carbon monoxide alarms. If you need advice on the new standard alarm legislation, please visit the Scottish Government website.

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Book a home fire safety visit


0800 0731 999


FIRE to 80800 on your mobile phone


Book online by completing our booking form

Online home fire safety checker

Complete our online home fire safety checker and we'll provide you with a document with tailored fire safety advice for you and your household. 

Referring someone for a visit

If you know someone over the age of 50, who smokes and either lives alone, has mobility issues or uses medical oxygen, we need your help to identify them.

Ask them to get in touch or if you are a family member or a carer, refer them to us. We will undertake a home fire safety visit where possible. Make the Call, it could save a life.


0800 0731 999


FIRE to 80800 on your mobile phone

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Members of other emergency services, health and social care partnerships and other third sector organisations can make referrals through our online portal.

How we use your data

We have a full HFSV Privacy Notice which explains how your personal information will be collected and used, and what rights you have when it comes to your information.

If you have any further queries regarding Data Protection, please don't hesitate to contact us at SFRS.GDPR@firescotland.gov.uk.