Fire Door Accreditation

Fire Doors are a crucial element to any building having two important functions in a fire, when closed they form a barrier to fire and smoke spread but should also provide a suitable means of escape. 

Winkhaus have worked extensively with the UK's leading suppliers of composite door slabs and fire seals to achieve FD30s accreditation for residential fire doors.

The Winkhaus Solution for FD30s fire doors....

Winkhaus have carried out extensive market research and testing to achieve their FD30s accreditation for residential fire doors using the following products:

  • autoLock AV2 or AV3 - locking points are automatically engaged when the door is closed, as opposed to conventional locks where the door is tested with only the latch enagaged which can allow the door to distort due to the heat and may affect the test result adversely.
  • Palladio Quick-Fit Door Handle -available in various styles and anodised or powder coated finishes
  • XR6-51 / XR6-04 Kitemark Cylinder - conforms to TS007, BS EN1303, PAS24 and Police " Secured by Design" requirements
  • Armorshield & Armorplate - Cylinder protection designed to protect euro profile cylinders from physical attack. Meets PAS24 and TS007 2 star requirements.
  • Fireframe® a specialist low maintenance, fully finished and fire resistant frame system for composite doorset solutions.


  • Certified FD30 fire door rated
  • BS EN 1634 Fire Resistance & Smoke Control
  • Tested in doorsets to comply with PAS Enhanced Security
  • Tested from both the inside and outside
  • Q Mark 171 System Supplier / Q Mark 170 Fabricator
  • MHCLG 2020 Fire, Smoke & Security compliant
  • Approved by the Police security inititative, Secured by Design

Advantages of Fireframe®

  • Suitable for FD30 rated doors
  • Viable alternative to timber and PVCu door frames
  • Wipe clean surface resilient to accidental damage, vandalism and burglary attack
  • Accepts market leading weather seals and intumescent seals
  • Low thermal conductivity and UV stability


The FD30 doorset solution comprises of the following Winkhaus products:

  • Fireframe®
  • autoLock AV2
  • autoLock AV3
  • F24-908 keeps
  • Palladio Handle
  • XR6-51 / XR6-04 Kitemarked cylinder
  • Armorshield & Armorplate cylinder protection


A range of FD30 doors are available, including solid and glazed door styles, with or without top and fanlights. The view door ranges and styles is available to view in the downloads section.

For technical detail see separate product sections.





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