What type of smoke alarm should be fitted?

9-Volt battery powered smoke alarms are acceptable, and should have a readily accessible test facility.

Where should smoke alarms be placed?

Smoke alarms are compulsory in all rental properties, you should have smoke alarms on all escape routes, such as hallways, lobbies and stairwells, on all levels. On levels containing sleeping spaces, the alarms should be located in, or within three metres of every sleeping space, and be audible to sleeping occupants on the other side of closed doors.

Smoke alarm program

Goodwin offer a full smoke alarm testing and maintenance solution. Please see your property manager for details.