85. Approved inspector's consultation with the fire and rescue authority.

Where an initial notice1 is to be given or has been given in relation to the erection, extension or material alteration2 of a relevant building3 or in relation to building work in connection with a relevant change of use4 of a building and requirements as to fire safety are imposed5 in relation to the work6, the approved inspector must consult the fire and rescue authority7:

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    (1)     before or as soon as practicable after giving an initial notice in relation to the work8;

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    (2)     before or as soon as practicable after giving a relevant amendment notice9 in relation to the