Fire Marshal's Office

The Fire Marshal's Office (FMO) is tasked with fire prevention and fire code compliance within the city limits of Richmond Hill. Responsibilities include:

  • Commercial Business Inspections
    • Certificate of Occupancy (CO) Inspections
    • Change of Occupancy/Ownership Inspections
    • Routine Periodic Business Inspections
    • Fire Protection System Acceptance Tests (Automatic Sprinklers, Alarms, Hood Ventilation & Suppression Systems)
  • Commercial Construction Plan Reviews
  • Site Plan Reviews (Including New Residential Developments)
  • Fire Investigations