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Apply for fire safety permits and inspections

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There may be fire-related risks when you build or renovate your home, buy or sell property, put on an event, or film a movie. Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services can help you to obtain the right permit for the activity.

View this list of permits below.

Fire safety and prevention permits

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Residential building lockbox permit

Make it easy for firefighters and rescue workers to enter your building during an emergency: store your keys in a building lockbox.

Fire inspection services

Fire protection system pre-inspection certification

Read more about fire safety and protection systems inspections by an Applied Science Technologist and Technicians of BC (ASTTBC) certified inspector.

Fire sprinkler inspection

Read the requirements, view the bylaw, find contact information, and more for fire sprinkler inspections in Vancouver.

Notice of fire code violations

Here are the steps you must take if you have received a Notice of Violation or Unable to Inspect Premises Notice from the fire department.

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