Hydrant Flow Test Fact Sheet

Fire hydrant
Fact Sheet

Get the facts about Hydrant Flow Tests

Did you know a fire hydrant system needs to be able to provide sufficient water pressure and flow?

Fire hydrant systems need to be tested regularly to ensure they are operating correctly and are well maintained. Systems must meet the provisions of the Australian Building Code. This includes conducting an annual hydrant flow test. 

What's covered

  • Provisions under the building code
  • Block plans 
  • How hydrant flow tests work
  • Links to other helpful resources

If you would like further information about a Hydrant Flow Test, please contact the risksupport Helpdesk on:
1300 660 827
helpdesk@risksupport.org.au