San Mateo County Standards
FIRE MARSHAL’S OFFICE
The Fire Protection/ Planning Division of the San Mateo County Fire Department provides comprehensive fire and life safety review for new construction, remodels and land development. The Division is responsible for consulting with and securing the cooperation of developers, building contractors, property owners and public officials regarding matters of life safety and fire suppression. The fire protection and planning staff provides various plan review and inspection services; including the testing of new fire protection equipment installations such as automatic fire sprinkler and fire alarm systems. Numerous inspections are performed to ensure compliance with state and local fire safety regulations.