Oxford's #1 Choice for Fire Protection 

    Founded in Headington in 1992, Chris Lewis Group is Oxfordshire’s premier fire protection partner. For over 30 years, we’ve delivered our bespoke design, installation and maintenance services to the city’s iconic historical buildings and stately homes. 

    As a BAFE-certified installer, we supply cutting-edge safety and a full range of fire prevention systems that are scalable, fully compliant and tailored to the needs of your premises. Speak to one of our experts to arrange a consultation and discuss your next steps.


    With around 40,000 home fires each year, our industry-leading fire protection tech offers safety and assurance to Oxford homeowners.


    60% of companies don't reopen after a major fire. We have helped commercial properties comply with UK laws, and keep sites, staff and assets safe.


    We’ve spent more than 30 years helping learning centres meet their fire response duties with quality detection and prevention equipment.

    We offer a range of installation services, takeover and maintenance packages. From full system design to fire alarm monitoring, our NSI Gold team can make sure that your site is fire-safe at all times.

    Alarm Systems          Suppression Systems         Extinguishers         Vesda Air Sampling         Risk Assessments         System Design         Technology We Work With         System Design & Maintenance

    Fire Alarm System Installers Oxford

    Fire Alarm Systems

    There are around 500,000 reported fires each year, most of which occur between 10pm and 6am when people are asleep. Backed by the latest fire detection tech and 30 years in the field, we can make sure your alarm is there when you need it most.

    Fire Suppression Chris Lewis

    Fire Suppression Systems

    Electrical fires cost UK businesses an eye-watering £657,074 per incident. From small server rooms to multi-million-pound sites, our waterless fire suppression systems put out flames and keep contents safe.

    Fire Extinguisher Installers Oxford

    Fire Extinguishers

    Last year, uncontrolled building fires caused 272 deaths in the UK. With the right extinguisher in place, you can take steps to nip fires in the bud. Our engineers can help you to select and install  fire extinguishers, to increase your safety and ensure full compliance. We also offer fire extinguisher maintenance.

    VESDA System Installers Oxford

    VESDA Air Sampling Systems

    Detect smoke early and minimise the impact of a fire. Our Very Early Smoke Detection Apparatus (VESDA) will alert you to atmospheric changes before a fire fully develops. This increases your reaction time and protects at-risk areas such as server rooms and lift shafts.

    Fire Risk Assessment-2

    Fire Risk Assessment

    A painless approach to meeting your obligations. For over 30 years we’ve helped Oxford's businesses and schools to comply fully with UK fire risk assessment regulations. We take the load off your shoulders, minimising errors and ensuring comprehensive fire safety for your premises.

    Fire System Design Oxford

    Fire System Design

    Bespoke fire system design helps to keep your people and property safe from harm. Our Fire Industry Association-qualified team have a wealth of expertise, and in the past have supplied designs and plans for homes, hospitals, student halls and historic buildings.

    Fire System Upgrades Oxford

    Technology We Work With

    We never compromise on your safety. That's why we only ever work with the most innovative and effective fire tech on the market. Our engineers have experience in installing Xtralis, FireMate and Hochiki systems. Already have a system in place? We can service it for you whether it was put in by us or another business.

    Fire System Maintenance Oxford

    System Maintenance

    Current guidelines state that fire systems be maintained every six months, along with regular alarm testing and fire extinguisher servicing and maintenance. Our range of maintenance packages help home and business owners to make sure their fire safety and compliance will last long into the future. We can provide you with excellent servicing and 24/7 support.

    Connect with our fire protection experts today

    Submit the form below along with your details and we’ll get back to you shortly.

    Latest News

    The Best Cloud CCTV Systems for 2024

    The Best Cloud CCTV Systems for 2024

    October 19, 2023

    Are you looking for a new CCTV system and want to know if Cloud is right for you? After relying on NVR storage for the best part of 50 years,......

    Cyber Security & CCTV

    Cyber Security & CCTV

    October 03, 2023

    When considering which CCTV cameras and systems to install, security is paramount....

    Cloud-Based Security Systems: 20 Quick-Fire Questions and Answers

    Cloud-Based Security Systems: 20 Quick-Fire Questions and Answers

    September 21, 2023

    The cloud-based security market was worth over $46 Billion in 2022, and that value is expected to more than triple in the next decade. The shift to......

    School Access Control: The Benefits and Uses

    School Access Control: The Benefits and Uses

    July 13, 2023

    As an administrator of an educational facility, your highest priority is the safety of the students in your care. One of the most important steps in......

    An Expert's Guide to Intruder Alarm Monitoring and Security Response

    An Expert's Guide to Intruder Alarm Monitoring and Security Response

    April 14, 2023

    Last year set a new record for burglaries in the UK. 407,189 cases were reported during 2022 - a sharp 7% increase on the previous year. Despite......

    Access Control Methods: Understanding Your Options

    Access Control Methods: Understanding Your Options

    January 20, 2023

    Is your business doing enough to protect its assets? While magnetic stripe cards and low-frequency fobs were once considered a huge step forward from......

    Hotel CCTV: Intelligent Uses & Installation Advice

    Hotel CCTV: Intelligent Uses & Installation Advice

    December 14, 2022

    With millions of guests using hotels each year, these sites are hot-spots for theft, violence and criminal damage. In fact, figures from eight of the......

    The Benefits of Cloud-Based Access Control

    The Benefits of Cloud-Based Access Control

    September 09, 2022

    Cloud-based access control - what is it? The key word here is control. Today, cloud security technology is giving control back to business owners all......

    6 Smart Office Technology Trends for 2024

    6 Smart Office Technology Trends for 2024

    September 02, 2022

    Over the past few years, working habits have drastically changed. According to the Office of National Statistics, between September 2022 and January......

    CCTV Systems: 20 Quick-Fire Questions & Answers

    CCTV Systems: 20 Quick-Fire Questions & Answers

    July 22, 2022

    The demand for CCTV cameras has skyrocketed in recent years, with there now being an estimated 5.2 million security cameras in the UK alone. ......

    Featured Case Study

    Drapers Tools Chirs Lewis

    Drapers Tools


    The client required a system to protect the warehouse and its contents by providing the earliest possible warning of fire. The system needed to......

    The Weston Library - Chris Lewis Group

    The Weston Library


    We designed a passive fire solution that met the highest life-safety standards and of course all legal requirements. This worked seamlessly to......

    Balliol College - Chris Lewis Group

    Balliol College


    Chris Lewis Fire & Security has maintained Balliol College’s fire protection system since 2005. The fire system was not only reaching the end of its......