Timeline & Fee Responsibility

Timeline
Please allow 14-21 business days for plan review, approval, and permitting. Review and permitting fees do apply to all submittals and the fees vary in relation to the job type, size, and complexity. Required re-submittals will, in most cases, necessitate additional review time and are subject to additional fees.

On-site acceptance testing and approval shall only be scheduled with the Fire Department by the contractor to whom the permit was issued. Access to all work and equipment shall the responsibility of the installing contractor. At no time shall any equipment, fixture, piping, wiring, or any device be obstructed or covered to prevent inspection and acceptance without approval from a fire code official.

Fee Responsibility
All permit and reviews fees are to be paid in full when the approved plans and documents are picked up at the Fire Department. Permit and review fees shall be paid by cash or check only. A copy of the issued permit shall be clearly posted at the job site until completion and acceptance approval by a fire code official.

At no time shall any work requiring approval and permitting by the Fire Department be performed before a valid permit has been issued.

Contact Information
For questions or comments regarding plan submittal, please contact the Fire Marshal by calling (817) 230-0404.