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Building upgrades

Over the next 18 months, City West Housing will be undertaking building upgrade works to all our buildings. The upgrades works will require access to all units. The works include:

Upgrade area

Upgrade works


Installation of fire panels
New smoke and emergency lighting systems
Compliance for hand rails, fire stairs
Smoke exhaust systems
Upgrade of hydrant/sprinkler systems
Individual unit certification of smoke detection, fire rating, fire doors and dampers.


Upgrade/replacement of access systems


Upgrade/replacement to all essential pumps and hot water systems.

Window safety locks device

Compliance with “Child Safety Window Devices Act 2013”

Cyclical maintenance (unit painting, carpet renewal etc.) will be introduced during this time.