Fire Alarm System permitting
Plans with device locations, room labels and scale noted
Manufacturer's cut sheets for all equipment
Complete Battery calculations back to main panel
Narrative describing scope of work and basis of design
Sequence of Operations for alarm system
- Plans will be assigned a “document number” which is used for internal tracking purposes only. All contact or information between an applicant and the Boston Fire Department concerning a set of plans should always reference the assigned document number.
- Locations requesting a Masterbox installation must have the designer or installer contact the Superintendent of Fire Alarm, 617-343-2060, prior to beginning installation.
- Locations requiring Emergency Responder Radio Coverage should refer to the Boston Fire Communications page and follow that process.
Permits are valid for one year after approval. Contact the Fire Prevention Division for extensions.