Permits & Inspections


Fire permits are required for operations specified in California Fire Code, Section 105. A link to the California Fire Code is provided under External Links below.  For additional information, to view copies of fire codes or to apply for a fire permit, please contact or visit the Stockton Fire Department Fire Prevention Division.  



The Fire Prevention Division provides fire safety inspections and plan review for existing and new projects, including: 

  • Operational Fire Permits
  • Fire Sprinkler Systems
  • Fire Alarm Systems
  • Hood and Duct Systems
  • Underground Piping
  • Multi-Family Dwellings
  • State-Licensed Facilities
  • New Construction
  • Storage Tanks- Underground or Above ground
  • Hazardous Materials Storage
  • Weed Abatement



Please visit our Applications page for current Fire Prevention fees.


To request an inspection or for addition information, please contact the Stockton Fire Department Fire Prevention Division


External Links 

Office of the State Fire Marshal - California 

Stockton Municipal Code

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

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This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 11/4/2015