Article 1 (Purpose)
The purpose of this Ordinance is to prevent damage to human life and property caused by house fires by prescribing matters delegated under Article 8 of the Act on Fire Prevention and Installation, Maintenance and Safety Control of Fire-Fighting Systems and matters necessary for the enforcement of the aforesaid matters. <Amended by Ordinance No. 6525, May 18, 2017>
Article 2 (Responsibility of Promoting House Fire Prevention Policy, etc.)
(1) The Mayor of the Seoul Metropolitan Government (hereinafter referred to as the "Mayor") shall prepare and promote necessary policy in order to prevent house fires and promote autonomous safety control by citizens.
Article 3 (Houses subject to Preferential Installation of Fire-Fighting Systems to Be Installed in Houses)
(1) Where fire-fighting systems are to be installed in houses in accordance with the policy under Article 2, priority may be given to the following houses:
Article 4 (Guidance, Confirmation, etc. about Installation of Fire-Fighting Systems to Be Installed in Houses)
(1) Where the Mayor or the head of a Gu grants permission for or accepts a report on the new construction, extension, reconstruction, relocation or major repair of houses falling under any of the subparagraphs of Article 8 (1) of the Act on Fire Prevention and Installation, Maintenance and Safety Control of Fire-Fighting Systems (hereinafter referred to as "Act"), he/she shall provide guidance and confirmation so that a fire-fighting system suitable for the size and type of each such house may be installed.
Article 5 (Types of and Standards for Fire-Fighting Systems to Be Installed in Houses)
Fire-fighting systems to be installed in houses shall satisfy the following standards: <Amended by Ordinance No. 6525, May 18, 2017>
Article 6 (Method of Installing Fire-Fighting Systems to Be Installed in Houses)
The fire safety standards prescribed and announced by the Commissioner of the National Fire Agency pursuant to Article 9 of the Act shall apply to other matters necessary for the installation of fire-fighting systems. <Amended by Ordinance No. 6016, Oct. 8, 2015; Ordinance No. 6851, Mar. 22, 2018>