Smoke detector obligation

2 January 2020

From the 01.01.2020 you are obligated to install a smoke detector in every property that contains more than one unit.

Who is concerned?
- Every property with more than one unit
- Corridors
- Every new construction must have those smoke detectors installed
- Every existing property must install them until 2023

Who is in charge to install them?
- The owner
- If you own multiple properties, you have to install in each one those detectors
- Your syndic in the common areas

Where to install them?
- In the bedrooms
- Living- and dining area
- Staircase and corridors
- Not considered to install them in the kitchen, bathrooms and close to a lamp or ventilation system

Where to fix/place them?
- On the ceiling


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