About DEM Fire & Essential Services Group

About DEM Fire & Essential Services Group

Welcome to DEM, Australia’s leading independent provider of fire and essential services.

For over 20 years, we have been providing premium fire and essential services across diverse sectors. Our full-suite service extends from solution design to system installation, asset management and fire compliance.

And we excel at fast-response and flexible solutions. We care about fire protection for our clients – and yours. With decades of experience, on-staff expertise and premium processes, DEM is the ideal choice for fully certified, comprehensive – and unparalleled – fire and essential services.

Award Winning And Comprehensive Services

Award-winning and comprehensive services

DEM began as a family business… and we’ve grown to become an award-winning industry leader. We provide exceptional solutions across multiple industries with our commitment to quality, dedicated project teams… and something more.

We take a holistic approach to fire and essential services, so we always look at the big picture.

That way we can provide innovation and excellence in everything from emergency warning systems to sprinkler protection systems, and from hazard suppression systems to fire hydrants. We consider the impact and outcome – to future-proof your entire fire and essential services.

We care about providing premium fire protection.

It’s why we’ve won multiple awards, including FPA Australian Company of the year 2017 (for Company Over 50 Employees) and 2018 Project of the Year (under $1 million) from Fire Industry Australia.

Capability In Fire And Essential Services

Full capability in fire and essential services

We continue to provide exceptional services with our full capability in every aspect of fire and essential services. We have proven processes for optimum outcomes. And we are at the forefront of technology, including state-of-the-art thermal cameras and ultrasonic flow testers.

The DEM service portfolio covers every aspect of fire and essential services design and delivery, including emergency, detection and protection systems, fire safety equipment, site auditing, flow testing and risk assessment. And we conduct Annual Fire Safety Certification with our skilled team of Certified Fire Safety Practitioners.

As a long-standing provider of fire and essential services, we know the industry inside and out.

And with a commitment to corporate social responsibility and environmental responsibility, we will continue to make a positive difference for our business, our customers – and our community.

DEM Delivering Superior Results

Delivering superior results for diverse clients

DEM began in Sydney over 20 years ago, and we now service leaders in the property, commercial and industrial sectors, including Goodman International, Colliers, Stocklands, Sydney Olympic Park Authority, Opera Australia and the University of Technology, Sydney.

We look after large – and small – clients in the retail, warehousing, hospitality, entertainment and medical sectors, including major shopping centres, schools and sporting stadiums.

We retain our clients, thanks to excellence in every aspect of our services – from pre-project site induction to a dedicated team for quick-response communication and round-the-clock emergency breakdown support.

We excel – thanks to a team of committed, qualified and certified experts in fire protection. We have the best people with the best industry knowledge and we continually monitor every detail of every project. Our clients demand excellence… and we always deliver.

Leading Suppliers


DEM always works with leading suppliers to ensure outstanding quality. And that means we only choose superior – and trusted – brands. We have highly experienced team members who are qualified and accredited to work with every brand, so we have full capability and full flexibility.

We can select the best option for a retrofit where we need to consider compatibility. Or we can advise on optimal choices for a new build and complete fire protection solution design.

Our portfolio of brands includes Ansul, Ampac, Incite and Honeywell. We always choose the best for safety, security and superior solutions.

Independent Provider Of Fire And Essential Services

Superior business; superior career choice

DEM began as a family business – and we’ve retained our small-start values. So, our focus is on absolute quality and client satisfaction. Through sustained growth over 20 years, we now have over 80 people on staff. And every one of our valued team members plays a critical role.

Our experts include fire system designers and technicians, electricians, fire extinguisher testers, fire sprinkler fitters and plumbers.

DEM appreciates our dedicated staff. And we provide an exceptional space for them to learn every aspect of the fire and essential services industry. If you’d like to join us, we’d love to hear from you, too.

DEM Fire Articles

Positively affecting change in the fire prevention industry with a dedicated mentor and traineeship program

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DEM Fire guide to three-part fire evacuation plans

Typically, every commercial property must have an Emergency Planning Committee (EPC) as defined in the Australian standard for occupational health and safety, AS 3745-2010. The EPC is responsible for developing and managing your property’s fire evacuation plan, which has three key components: evacuation diagrams, emergency response plans and emergency training.

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Three steps to a fully accredited fire protection system design

Fire compliance and certification are central to safe and effective fire prevention solutions, from the design phase through to ongoing asset management. At DEM Fire, we deliver holistic fire protection services from an expert team of fire safety professionals. These are our recommended steps to ensure you have a fully accredited and effective fire protection system design.

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