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Fire Alarm System Permit Application
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Fire Alarm System Permit Application
Incomplete submittals will not be processed. Separate buildings or spaces being modified require separate fire permits.
Modify Existing System - No change of occupancy type
Modify Existing System - Occupancy Conversion
Demolition of Non-Required System
Replace Existing Fire Alarm Control Panel or its Components
Fire Permit Project Valuation
The value of all work being permitted, including total cost of all materials.
# of Notification and Initiating Devices
Provide the number of notification and initiating devices being added, removed or relocated. For FACP replacements only, enter '1'.
Related Building Permit Number
Provide the related BUILDING permit number if the system is being installed and is related to building construction - you may need to confer with the General Contractor or owner to get this information. If the work is not being done as part of new building construction, please type BLD-2020-00001 in the space provided.
Description of the proposed work
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Must include suite and/or building address number if working in a multi-tenant building.
Please note that we may request an additional paper set of plans depending on the scale and legibility of the electronic submittal. In addition, if the files are too large for submittal, please contact our office to make arrangements. **PLANS SUBMITTED MUST BE LEGIBLE WHEN PRINTED ON 11X17 OR SMALLER AND MUST BE IN A 'FLAT' FORMAT**
NICET Level III Letter **Required** for ALL fire alarm permit applications that do not require an (FPE) Letter.
All construction documents shall be reviewed by a NICET III in fire alarms or a licensed professional engineer (PE) in Washington prior to being submitted for permitting. The reviewing professional shall submit a stamped, signed, and dated letter; … indicating the system has been reviewed and meets or exceeds the design requirements of the state of Washington and the local jurisdiction. (Effective July 1, 2018.) [WAC 907.10.2 Design review]
Fire Protection Engineer's (FPE) Letter **Required** for ALL new fire alarm systems and for occupancy conversions.
Construction plans shall be approved and stamped by a registered Fire Protection or Electrical Engineer [KAC 8-29-015] prior to submittal to the Fire Department, verifying the system meets NFPA 72 requirements.
Floor Plan/System Layout
Person to contact regarding application or project questions.
Applicant/Contact First Name
Applicant/Contact Last Name
Contact Phone Number
UBI# - Must have City of Kennewick Business License
Washington State Contractor's License #
Office Phone Number
Note: Invoices for payment will be sent to this email address once plans have been approved.
Electronic Signature Agreement
By checking the "I agree" box below, you agree and acknowledge that 1) your application will not be signed in the sense of a traditional paper document, 2) by signing in this alternate manner, you authorize your electronic signature to be valid and binding upon you to the same force and effect as a handwritten signature, and 3) you may still be required to provide a traditional signature at a later date.
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