Confidence in Fire Safety

A single organisation, bringing together | Computational Modelling (CFD) Product Evaluation Fire Life Safety Systems Fire Protection Training Third Party Certification Fire Safety Engineering Fire Risk Management External Wall Systems

A Trusted Authority

Recognised internationally as the go-to professionals in all aspects of fire safety. We are very proud of our growing reputation as one of the world’s leading fire engineering and solution providers, trusted by many of the most prestigious construction firms, architects and estate owners.

Just Some of the ways we can help you

Fire Safety Engineering

Robust & effective fire safety strategies and solutions

Fire Risk

Thorough & impartial assessments of fire safety

Fire Life Safety

Industry leading competence in system design & inspections

Third Party Certification

UKAS accredited provider of 3rd party certification for fire safety

Fire Testing & Product Analysis

Analysis of the fire performance of materials – internal and EWS

Why appoint IFC?

With IFC you can expect

Expert advice and unique insight…. at every stage

One of the unique benefits of International Fire Consultants is the breadth of experience that we can provide to assist our clients in the fire safety design, construction, management and operation of their facilities throughout the lifespan of a facility.

Using IFC at initial design stages will reduce the risk of many subsequent design changes and reduce potential complications in planning consent; saving your project time and money.

In addition, consultation with IFC will allow for optimisation of your designs without compromising any fire safety aspects. IFC will be able to provide evidence-based input to meet standards and regulations, relating to new materials, products and construction methods.

The RIBA Stages together form the RIBA Plan of Works For more information go to

We are employed by a wide range of clients

Our client base includes many leading UK and international companies across multiple disciplines.




Estate Owners


Legal & Insurance

We are employed by a wide range of clients

Our client base includes many leading UK and international companies across multiple disciplines.

First and foremost, Fire Safety is in our DNA and we pride ourselves on excellence

Our holistic approach ensures clients always receive bespoke best value advice and quality assurance for the lifetime of their projects. Over the past 30 years our dedicated team of Fire Safety Professionals have had the privilege of working on some amazing projects.

Iconic Stadiums

Int'l. Airports

University Estates

Grand Hotels

Historic palaces


IFE Level 2 & 3 Certificates In Passive Fire Protection

In partnership with the ASFP, IFC now offer classroom-based courses that aim to provide candidates with the knowledge required to study to obtain a Level 2 or Level 3 Certificate in Passive Fire Protection, awarded by the Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE).


Industry recognition

As an organisation and through individual memberships,
IFC Group is proud to be an active member within many
important and nationally recognised associations and bodies.


If you would like to build a rewarding career where you can make a meaningful difference promoting fire safety standards, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Be Part of Something Bigger

Find out how you can build a successful career with the IFC Group

Graduate Programme

We are always looking for bright new talent. Come and join us!




Latest News

There’s always plenty going on at IFC from new office openings to comments on new regulations and technical solutions.

Fire Door Safety Week 2021

Fire Door Safety week 2021 will run from 20th – 26th September. As always, it will be raising awareness of the critical role that fire doors play in saving lives and protecting property. Highlighting key industry issues and providing a wealth of fire door information. At IFC we strive to …

PlanRadar & IFC Group team up for bespoke tech solution

PlanRadar & IFC Group team up for the development of a bespoke solution for fire safety inspections and audits IFC Group (part of Kiwa UK Group), chooses to use PlanRadar to support their work delivering fire safety solutions Site teams will implement the software to track inspections and fire risk …

Applus+ Laboratories reaches an agreement with IFC Certification following Brexit

IFC Group is pleased to announce that IFC Certification Ltd has reached an agreement with Applus+ Laboratories, that will allow both parties to continue their fire safety certification services after Brexit. Settling doubts about the new UKCA mark (UK Conformity Assessed) and what it means for the sale of CE-marked …

Kiwa joins forces with the IFC Group

IFC Group is pleased to announce the joining of forces with KIWA UK GROUP. The acquisition of IFC adds a new service line to Kiwa’s existing TIC suite of services in the UK. IFC Group is pleased to announce the joining of forces with Kiwa Group. The acquisition of IFC …

Fire Safety in the RIBA Plan of Work 2020

Whilst the difficulties and changes presented by the covid-19 pandemic continue to sow caution and confusion into our day to day lives, there is some semblance of certainty within the architectural world with the newly published RIBA Plan of Works 2020. With seven years having passed since the last major …

IFC Wins Place on PAGABO Framework

International Fire Consultants wins place on PAGABO £500M Professional Services Framework, highlighting the ever increasing importance given to Fire Safety Engineering in Construction. IFC are delighted to confirm that we have been successful in our tender submission to gain a place on the PAGABO framework for Professional Services in Construction …


Our experienced team can assist you with advice on any fire safety issues and with expanding offices throughout the UK and overseas our team are able to offer local advice wherever you need it. Please complete our enquiry form, so we can assess your requirements.
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