Automatic Door Hold Open Device (Dorgard)












Dorgard Acoustic door hold-open devices are designed to hold open a fire or smoke doors safely and legally. Upon the sound of a fire or smoke alarm, Dorgard automatically releases the chocking mechanism that holds the door open. It can be used to hold the door in any position between open or closed.


Key Features

  • Installs in under 5 minutes
  • Wire-free solution
  • Automatically releases when fire or smoke alarm sounds
  • Proven in tens of thousands of buildings across Europe
  • Smart unobtrusive design in several colours
  • Easy foot operated release and adjustment
  • Automatic night time release option
  • Improves access for wheelchair users


Dorgard has CodeMark Certification indicating that it is compliant with the BCA.


You can download the Certificate of Conformity by clicking the below icon or clicking here.