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Compliance Management 

Building Warrant of Fitness management

Building Warrant of Fitness Management

As part of our 'commitment to making life easier' the Argus service team can go that one step further and ensure your 12As are issued on time taking the hassle out of BWOF management. Our CRM package is second to none so when your warrant is due for renewal procedures are automatically put in place to ensure a smooth administration process takes place. From start to finish - one contact, no surprises.

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Maintenance and Remedials

The Argus Fire service team is totally committed to the provision of timely cost effective and personalized maintenance programmes designed to assist our customers in maintaining and improving their investments in people and property.

Argus Fire believes in working smarter hence we have developed an integrated 'one stop' team capable of delivering a no hassle solution to your compliance requirements.

One Technician, one contact, total commitment.

We service sprinkler systems, fire alarms, hose-reels, extinguishers, magnetic hold open devices and emergency lighting without repeat visits, and yes these cost savings are passed on to you.

Other benefits of utilizing the skills of an integrated service team are:

  • Single, simple and clear service contacts.
  • No strings attached in fine print.
  • Fast, flexible and clear reporting procedures
  • Stronger relationships built between client and technician
  • Reduced interruptions to production
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The Argus Promise

Argus recognises that within the compliance industry as a whole, accountability needs to be improved. We have backed ourselves to insure the standard of the service we have been delivering to our clients remains excellent, and have put out a challenge to the rest of the industry.

The Argus Promise:

"We will ensure your BWOF documents (12As) are issued on time, or we will credit the value of one month's testing"

(Providing the systems/features are compliant)

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Building Warrant of Fitness - BWOF

A Building Warrant of Fitness is very similar to the warrant of fitness that we get for our motor vehicle. For a motor vehicle, a series of inspections and tests are carried out by a qualified person (mechanic) to ensure that our motor vehicle is safe. Once the vehicle passes the inspections and tests, the mechanic will then issue our vehicle with a warrant of fitness.  This process is then repeated to ensure your vehicle is safe on an annual basis.

This is very similar for buildings. Each building has certain features (specified systems) that need to be inspected and tested regularly by an independent qualified person (IQP). Once these features pass the inspections and tests, the IQP will issue a 12A Certificate for these features.  Once the 12A certificates are issued, the building owner (or owner's representative) issues the BWOF (Building Warrant of Fitness). A copy is sent to the local Council (Territorial Authority), and a copy is also sent to the building to be put on display (similar to the warrant of fitness displayed on the windscreen of our motor vehicle). This process is then repeated annually to ensure the building is kept safe.

Click here to view the Compliance Flow Chart.

service chart

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