Security Information

At Kingslands, we take fertiliser security very seriously to ensure the supply chain is safe, reliable and secure for all industry players and others!


Fertiliser storage and handling is a major consideration throughout the supply chain.

FIAS (Fertiliser Industry Assurance Scheme) has been developed to help the industry manage the safety, security and traceability of all fertilisers. One of our duties at Kingslands is to help farmers operate to their requirements by providing advice and safety information. 

Notifications for the storage of Ammonium Nitrate and Relevant Ammonium Nitrate Mixture.

MORE THAN 25 TONNES MARKED AS AN OXIDISING AGENT

  1. Inform the local area and Rescue Services (FRS) and the local HSE office under the Dangerous Substances (Notification and marking of sites). Regulations 1990.

  2. Display a yellow hazard sign at the storage area access points and ideally display an oxidising agent sign where the fertiliser is stored. 

MORE THAN 150 TONNES OF RELEVANT AMMONIUM NITRATE MIXTURES

  1. Inform the local area and Rescue Services (FRS) and the local HSE office under the Dangerous Substances (Notification and marking of sites). Regulations 1990.


Fertilisers 5 Point Security Plan:

  1. Wherever possible, use a Fertiliser Industry Assurance Scheme (FIAS) approved supplier.

  2. Wherever possible, keep in a secure area such as a building or sheeted away from public view.

  3. Carry out regular stock checks and report any loss to the Police immediately (call 101).

  4. Avoid leaving fertiliser in a field overnight- never leave fertiliser in the field for a long period of time.

  5. Remember, it is illegal to sell Ammonium Nitrate without the correct documentation.

For more information on safe storage of fertilisers please visit:  www.secureyourfertiliser.gov.uk

FIAS (Fertiliser Industry Assurance Scheme).

Kingslands.com is a member of the UK Fertiliser Industry Assurance Scheme and certified under the Merchanting schemes. Kingslands utilise FIAS certified third-party hauliers to transport in moving products from ports and other storage sites across the UK to farm. FIAS and Non-FIAS merchants cannot place an order on Kingslands.com. 

View FIAS Certificate

FIAS-ID: FI1260

Expires: 30-Sep-2021

Customer Support: 

If you have questions regarding the handling, storage and security of your fertilisers, please do not hesitate to contact us. We will help the best we can. We are available 7 Days / Week from 8am to 7pm and you can contact us:

  • By telephone: 0207 1834010
  • Via Email at: help@kingslands.com