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Bureau of Fire Prevention

"To prevent injury and damages caused by fire through code development, inspections, and licensing."

The Bureau, although headquartered in Tallahassee, has six field offices and three satellite offices around the state. A Supervisor is assigned to each field office to ensure support is available to our customers within their respective areas.

The Bureau now has a Public Portal where information related to Inspections of state buildings, inspections of boilers, plans reviews (state buildings only), and licenses issued by the Regulatory License Section can be found.

The Bureau of Fire Prevention is accredited by the International Accreditation Service (IAS). Accreditation by IAS The Bureau of Fire Prevention has earned accreditation by IASconveys formal recognition that governmental fire prevention and life safety departments have demonstrated the technical and administrative competence to implement an effective and equitable system of code enforcement. Accredited organizations comply with the IAS Accreditation Criteria for Fire Prevention and Life Safety Departments (AC426), which covers such services as code administration, plan review, and inspection.

Bureau of Fire Prevention

Bureau Chief: Casia Sinco

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Chief Boiler Inspector: David Warburton

The Boiler Safety Program is dedicated to ensuring the safety of boilers in public buildings by administering and enforcing 554, F.S. "The Boiler Safety Act" and 69A-51, F.A.C..

Inspections and Plans Review (State Buildings Only)

Inspections Supervisor: John Walker

Plans Review Supervisor: John Gatlin


Plans Review

Regulatory Licensing

Safety Program Manager: Keith McCarthy

The Regulatory Licensing Section is responsible for the enforcing all laws relating to the licensing and regulation of the following industries: Fire Equipment, Engineered Fire Protection Systems, Explosives, Sparklers.

Contact Us:
Phone (850) 413-3171
Fax (850) 414-6119
Email: Fire.Prevention@MyFloridaCFO.com
Bureau of Fire Prevention
Division of State Fire Marshal
200 E. Gaines Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0342