Fire Prevention

Annual Fire Inspection Program

In May 2013 the Belmont Fire Protection District implemented an annual Fire Inspection Program which involves the inspection BelmontFDLogoSmof all buildings used as commercial businesses, places of assembly, apartments and hotels within the Belmont Fire Protection District’s boundaries. The goal of the program is to identify and abate any unsafe conditions and promote a safer environment within these establishments. With the implementation of this program, the Fire District’s Board of Directors imposed inspection fees as authorized under the California Health & Safety Code Section 13863.

In preparation for an annual fire inspection, the Belmont Fire Protection District has prepared the following reference documents for property and business owners:

Inspection Checklist for Businesses and Apartment Buildings 

Fire Inspection Fee Schedule

2013 Local Fire Code Ordinance

For more information please contact the Fire Prevention Office at (650) 637-2939.


Fire Plan Reviews

The Belmont Fire Protection District works closely with the City's Permit Center in the review & approval of plans. For more details please click here or call (650) 637-2939.

Code Enforcement

The Belmont Fire Protection District works very closely with the Belmont Police Department's Code Enforcement Personnel in identifying and correcting any/all code enforcement issues related to fire safety within the city. For more information on the City’s Code Enforcement Program please click here, or to report a Code Enforcement issue please call (650) 595-7400.