The 2021 International Fire Code has been adopted with amendments by the City of Harker Heights. The Fire Code is an ordinance enacted to protect lives, property, and increase safety in our community
Projects initiated prior to March 2022 will continue to utilize the 2015 International Fire Code and amendments
Fire and Life Safety inspections are completed regulary to promote safety and prevent incidents or injuries. Conducting Fire and Life Safety inspections maintains safety initiatives in our community.
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Inspection Request Form
The 2021 International Fire Code requires a permit for certian types of work or conditions. All permits must be renewed each year
Permits are required for:
fire protection systems, fuel storage tanks, place of assembly, licensed facilities, open burning, carnival/circus, firework displays, hazardous materials, tent/membrane structures, tire storage,hot work, licensed facilities, foster care or adoption, and mobile food vendors.
The Fire Marshal's Office is a law enforcement agency within the Fire Department. Fire Investigators are Peace Officers trained to determine fire origin and cause, and conduct criminal investigations
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