MD1517 The Provision of Fire Consultancy Services
The Mayor is seeking through this decision form to enable London Fire Brigade Enterprises Limited to provide fire consultancy support to Qatar in relation to its proposed underground transport system.
Part 1: Non-confidential facts and advice
4.1 Under section 328(1) of the Greater London Authority Act 1999 (the GLA Act) the Mayor may issue general and specific directions to LFEPA as to the exercise of its functions.
4.2 Section 328A (5) provides that in exercising the power of direction, the Mayor must have regard to each of the following:
a. The Fire and Rescue National Framework prepared under section 21 of the Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004; and
b. The fire safety enforcement guidance under article 26 of the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005.
4.3 Section 328 (4) provides that the Mayor must send a copy of the direction to the Fire Commissioner.