Aims and Objectives

The Institute of Fire Prevention Officers

High Standards

To maintain high professional standards amongst members.


To encourage appraisal, evaluation, research and study in the field of fire safety

General Support

To direct anyone with a need for fire safety information to those members with the skills and knowledge to satisfy that need.

Member Support

To bring together those members seeking a fire safety solution with those members or companies providing the means to satisfy that solution.


To promote the advancement of fire safety education generally.

Fire Safety Industry

To advise, inform and educate members in all aspects of the fire safety industry.

Member Interests

To represent the interests of members of bodies and committees dealing with statutory controls, regulations, standards and codes of practice


To forge links amongst advisors, specifiers, manufacturers and contractors for the better understanding of fire safety products and their correct applications.


To promote international liaison amongst fire safety professionals.

FRA Register

To maintain an approved Competency Council Register of Fire Risk Assessors.