RED - HIGHEST PRIORITY MESSAGE
BLUE - HIGH PRIORITY MESSAGE
GREEN - MEDIUM PRIORITY MESSAGE
YELLOW - LOW PRIORITY MESSAGE
WHITE - REPORT OF AN UNKNOWN INCIDENT
CODE 1: RESPONDING TO INCIDENT
CODE 2: CALLED OFF INCIDENT
CODE 3: ON SCENE AT INCIDENT
CODE 4: AVAILABLE FOR RESPONSE
CODE 5: RETURNED TO STATION
CODE 6: INCIDENT IN RURAL FIRE SERVICE AREA
CODE 7: UNAVAILABLE FOR RESPONSE
AUTOMATIC FIRE ALARM CODES ( AFA ):
AFA REPORTED FIRE
100 - An actual fire reported by the activation of an AFA detection or fire sprinkler.
AFA FALSE ALARM
702 - Alarm operated due to extreme weather conditions - storm conditions, lightning, thunder, heat, etc.
706 - Council or water supply authority causes pressure fluctuation through mains system.
707 - Alarm operated due to power surge/spike or short circuit.
MALICIOUS / MISCHEVIOUS FALSE ALARM
711 - Malicious false alarm - includes malicious activation of Break Glass Alarm or Manual Control Point.
731 - Sprinkler suspected malfunction - includes water pressure loss and equipment fault.
732 - Smoke detector suspected malfunction - includes continuous or intermittent fault in detector, wiring or FIP.
733 - Heat detector suspected malfunction - includes continuous or intermittent fault in detector, wiring or FIP.
738 - Alarm system suspected malfunction - includes fault in wiring, alarm panel, inadequate maintenance, etc.
SUSPECTED MALFUCTION IN PRIVATE ALARM SYSTEM
745 - False alarms generated from a non-AFASP monitored system - domestic and residential premises, eg alarm bell ringing.
746 - False alarms generated from a non-AFASP monitored system - commercial premises, eg alarm bell ringing.
SIMULATED CONDITIONS ( NO FIRE )
751 - Smoke detector operated - no fire - smoke from external source - eg. bushfire
752 - Heat detector operated - no fire - eg. heat from oven, dryer, heater, etc.
756 - Smoke detector operated - no fire - eg. toast, foodstuffs, etc.
758 - Simulated conditions - incense, candles, sparklers, smoke machine etc.
UNINTENTIONAL ALARM ( NOT INVOLVING MALFUNCTIONS )
762 - Unintentional operation of alarm - includes activation of Break Glass Alarm or Manual Control Point.
764 - Incorrect test by servicing company personnel.
765 - Alarm activation due to workers/occupier activities.
766 - Alarm activation due to poor building maintenance - dust, cobwebs, insects, etc.
767 - Alarm activation due to aerosol use - hair spray, insecticides, etc.
768 - Alarm activation due to steam - shower, bath, sauna, steam room, etc.
MONITORED ALARM SYSTEM
772 - Fire Indicator Panel activated, Alarm Signalling Equipment not activated.
773 - Fire Indicator Panel not activated, Alarm Signalling Equipment activated.