Las Vegas Fire & Rescue

Fire Prevention Division provides:

  • Enforcement of City Council adopted Fire Codes and Regulations, Las Vegas Municipal Code, Nevada Revised and Administrative codes.
  • Comprehensive plan review service for Non-structural building, fire protection systems, processes and related life safety and control systems for fire code compliance
  • The review of submitted building plans for compliance with adopted fire codes, ordinance and related standards. Tasks associated with such reviews are as follows but not limited to:
    • Confirmation of code analysis correctness and applicability
    • Verification of requirements for passive and active fire protection, special suppression, smoke control, detection and alarm systems
    • Confirmation of required emergency access routes
  • Code compliance inspection activity  for new commercial developments, installed fire  protection and detection, control processes and other related life safety systems
  • Periodic fire hazard inspections in all occupancies (except private dwellings) based on associated hazards that may be present.
  • Fire and life safety Public Education

Fire Prevention inspections are available Monday – Friday normal hours of operation are 07:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. After hours service can be provided upon prior arrangements by contacting (702) 229-0366.  Fire protection engineering plan review services are available Monday-Thursday normal hours of operation are 07:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Fire engineering can be contacted at (702) 229-5397.

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Fire Code Information

Fire Code Information Sheets

Operational Use Permit Information

Contact Information

500 N. Casino Center Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89101
Phone: (702) 383-2888
Fax: (702) 384-1667

Business Hours: Monday to Thursday 8 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., CLOSED Friday

Fire Chief: William L. McDonald
Phone: (702) 229-0323 - Call 9-1-1 for medical emergencies / 3-1-1 for urgent calls

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