The SMFR Board of Directors adopted a new fee schedule which goes into effect March 1, 2017. Please click here to view.
Until March 1, 2017, please click here to view the fee schedule in effect since January 1, 2016.
Re-inspection fees are now $250.00.
False Alarm fees for two or more emergency response calls due to construction-related activities are now $250.00.
The Life Safety Bureau staff maintains a high level of professional certifications, including International Fire Code inspectors, fire suppression system inspectors, International Building Code plan reviewers, medical gas inspectors, certified fire investigators, hazardous materials specialists, and a fire protection specialist.
Developers and contractors with projects in the South Metro Fire Rescue Authority service area work with the Life Safety Bureau to ensure those projects meet current fire safety requirements. The bureau is divided into three sections: Code Compliance, Development & Construction and Fire Investigation. Bureau staff perform new construction plan reviews and construction site inspections, fire code compliance inspections in existing commercial buildings, as well as investigations into the cause of fires.