Fire Permits

Select the type of permit you need:

  1. Fire Alarm
  2. HVAC Duct Detector
  3. Fire Sprinkler
  4. Kitchen Hood & Paint Booth

Submittal Requirements

To apply for a fire alarm permit you must have the following:
  • Two sets of plans (if submitting hard copies)
  • Review letter from Fire Protection Engineer or an Electrical Engineer
  • Battery calculations
  • Device specification sheets
  • Zone map
  • Permit Application

Fire Permit Application Process:

The Fire Department requires permits to add, modify or remove fire protection systems.

  • Submit a complete application package.
  • Allow a minimum of two weeks for permit application processing and plan review.
  • When a complete submittal is received, plan review generally takes between five and ten business days and is always done sooner if possible.
  • Inspections for permitted fire protection systems shall be requested by calling the Fire Department Inspection Request line at 509-585-4352.
  • Here is the fee schedule however, there is no plan review fee charged up front, all fees are payable after the plans have been reviewed and approved.