Fire Prevention Bureau

The goal of the Hamilton Fire Prevention Bureau is to reduce the loss of life and property due to fire through fire prevention activities.

Basic Responsibilities
The Fire Prevention Bureau’s basic responsibilities include:
  • Enforcement of the fire prevention codes
  • Investigates suspicious and large loss and incendiary fires and all fire deaths
  • Maintains fire inspection and fire investigation records
  • Public education
  • Reviewing Plat and Building plans for new construction and performing acceptance inspections for new fire protection installations