Fire Deparment


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Fire Department

Fire Department
2016 Lorain Fire Department Permit Application
If you need an additional 2016 Permit Application, you may find it convenient to print and complete the .pdf version of the application; you can find it here.
Above Ground Storage Tanks - Flammable & Combustible Liquids
Facts & Guidelines, Permit Application Guidelines, Permit Application, and Plan Submittal Checklist
Child Care Facility and Pre-School Fire Safety Checklist
This form provides a basic checklist for identifying potential problem areas with respect to fire safety.
Fire Department - Self-inspection form
Form for use in completion of a fire self-inspection of the premises.
Fire Department - Self-inspection letter
Letter from the Fire Marshal describing the Lorain Fire Department Self-Inspection program.
Foster Care Check Sheet - Fire Inspection Report for Homes or Residential Facilities Certified by ODJ&FS
Ohio Department of Jobs & Family Services Fire Inspection Report JFS 01200 Rev. 2/15 for Homes or Residential Facilities which the ODJ&FS certifies.
Foster Home Fire Safety Checklist
A checklist to enable a potential Foster Home to perform a self-inspection prior to contacting the Fire Prevention Bureau for a formal inspection.
Pre-Inspection Checklist
Checklist for use before inspection of the premises.