Entries by Salt Lake City Fire

Winter Holiday Safety

Christmas Tree Safety According to the National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA), U.S. fire departments responded to an average of 230 home fires that started with Christmas trees annually between 2007 and 2011. These fires caused an average of six deaths, ...

Tents and Temporary Structures

TENT, TEMPORARY STAGE CANOPY AND OTHER MEMBRANE STRUCTURES PERMIT REQUIREMENTS Updated 05/19/2017 Definition: A tent is defined as a structure, enclosure or shelter, with or without sidewalls or drops, constructed of fabric or pliable material supported by any manner except by air ...

Open Burning

OPEN BURNING, BONFIRE, RECREATIONAL FIRE A person shall not kindle or maintain or authorize to be kindled or maintained any open burning within the boundaries of Salt Lake City unless approved and conducted in accordance with the International Fire ...

High Rise Buildings

The Salt Lake City Fire Department requires all high rise buildings to be inspected once every year. A high rise building is any building used for human occupancy at a level 75 feet or more above the lowest level ...

Hazardous Materials

In order to better serve the needs of the community and to comply with State and Federal Law, the Salt Lake City Fire Department has initiated a program for the issuance and maintenance of Annual Hazardous Materials Permits. Our ...

Flammable Liquid Storage Tanks

In order to obtain an application for Flammable Liquid Storage Tanks please submit an online application to set up a date and time to have the tank installed or pulled. Removals must have closure plans with an application and Installs ...

Firework Sales and Use

Fireworks may only be discharged in Salt Lake City on the following days: July 1st - July 7th, 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM, (until Midnight on July 4th) July 21st - July 27th, 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM, (until Midnight on ...

Flame Effects Before an Audience

Flame Affects before an Audience held within Salt Lake City limits require a Flame Affects before an Audience Permit issued by the Salt Lake City Fire Department, Fire Prevention Bureau and adherence to our current Flame Affect policy. This ...

Business License Inspection

Thank you for choosing Salt Lake City as a place to do business. All commercial business license applications are required to have city inspections passed prior to a license being issued. These inspections will be assigned at time of application. ...

Blasting

GENERAL. Applicant agrees to undertake and execute all blasting operations in a substantial and workmanlike manner, and to furnish all materials, tools, equipment and labor necessary, solely at applicant\'s expense, to properly complete the work required. It is hereby distinctly ...