Office of the Fire Marshal


The Fire Prevention division is a division of the Fuquay-Varina Fire Department. Our office is located at the Fuquay-Varina Fire Station No. 1. The address is 301 S Fuquay Avenue.


The Fire Prevention division is charged with the responsibility of ensuring compliance with the North Carolina State Fire Code in new and existing commercial buildings within the Town's jurisdiction.

Division Duties Include:

  • Enforcement of the fire code through a mandated fire inspector's schedule.
  • Performs fire inspections in assembly, business, educational, factory, hazardous, institutional, storage, residential, daycare, group homes, and foster care homes.
  • Issue required fire code permits.
  • Building and site plan review for all new commercial and residential projects.
  • Group presentations as requested by business owners and citizens.
  • Responsible for fire prevention and public education programs.

Submitting Plans and Applications

All plan submittals, applications, and required fees should be submitted to the Town of Fuquay-Varina Inspections Department located at 134 N. Main Street.

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Fire Code Applications & Forms