Safer Places of Worship

Legal & Regulatory

As with most organisations places of worship have a legal and regulatory requirement to keep employees and visitors safe. This section provides information on the directives your place of worship has to adhere to and guidance on how to ensure your place of worship complies with laws and regulations.

Please review this section for more guidance regarding fire safety and your requirements under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.

This section also contains important information about other regulatory requirements relating to the Equalities Act 2010, how to create a policy to protect and Safeguard Vulnerable persons including children as well as your duties regarding any data you hold.