Fire Permits

Our Fire Prevention Officers work closely with design professionals, contractors, building owners and managers, and event promoters to ensure compliance with all fire codes and standards. Learn more about fire prevention.

Examples when you need a fire permit:

  • Fire sprinkler systems 
  • Fire alarm panels and devices
  • Fire suppression systems for a kitchen hood

Online Permitting Services at MyBuildingPermit.com


Fire Permits in Bellevue:

Fire Alarm

Fire Alarm

 Email Link To This Fire Alarm Permit

Any addition, replacement, relocation or modification to a fire alarm system (FA), including:

  • Entire systems
  • Panels
  • Devices
  • Relocation of existing devices or equipment
  • Replacement or removal of equipment

Quick review is available by appointment for modifications of 10 devices or less.

No plan review required for Fire Alarm Transmitter Replacement


Online Permitting Services


Submittal Requirements


Required Forms


Submittal Information


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Fire Sprinkler - Commercial

Fire Sprinkler - Commercial

 Email Link To This Fire Sprinkler Permit

Projects that require plan review (FB):

  • All commercial projects adding, removing or relocating 25 sprinklers or more
  • Any installation of new systems, regardless of size (dry, wet, anti-freeze, pre-action, etc.)

No plan review option for some Fire Sprinkler Installations


Online Permitting Services


Submittal Requirements


Required Forms


Submittal Information


Fees


Timelines

Fire Sprinkler - Residential

Fire Sprinkler - Residential 

 Email Link To This Fire Sprinkler Permit

All automatic sprinkler work associated with residential sprinkler systems.  (FC)

Screening of building construction for whether automatic sprinklers are required is completed under the Single Family Building Permit.  


Online Permitting Services


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Fixed Fire Suppression

Fixed Fire Suppression

 Email Link To This Fixed Fire Suppression Permit
  

Installation or modification of kitchen hood systems, special extinguishing systems, clean agent systems, etc. (FF) 


Online Permitting Services


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In Building Radio System

In Building Radio System

 Email Link To This In Building Radio System Permit

All work involving in building radio coverage systems for City emergency services workers (800 MHz systems). (FE) 


Online Permitting Services


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Required Forms


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Smoke Control

Smoke Control

 Email Link To This Smoke Control Permit

All projects adding or modifying active and/or passive smoke control systems, including shaft pressurization and zoned floor smoke control. (FH) 


Online Permitting Services


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Submittal Information


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Underground Sprinkler Main

Underground Sprinkler Main

 Email Link To This Underground Sprinkler Main Permit

All work involving underground fire service mains, fire department connections and isolation valves. (FD) 


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Fire - Miscellaneous

Fire Miscellaneous

 Email Link To This Fire Miscellaneous Permit

All work involving the installation or modification of compressed gases, flammable and combustible liquids, gates, hazardous materials, LP gas, spraying or dipping (spray room, dip tank or booth), temporary tent (not covered by a temporary use permit) and decommissioning of a storage tank. (FR)


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Fire Permits - Contract Cities

The Bellevue Fire Department provides fire prevention services including plan review and inspections for the communities of Beaux Arts, Clyde Hill, Hunts Point, Medina, Newcastle, and Yarrow Point (i.e., Fire Contract Cities).

Fire Contract City - Building

Fire Contract City - Building

 Email Link To This Fire Permit

The Bellevue Fire Department provides fire prevention services including plan review and inspections for the communities of Beaux Arts, Clyde Hill, Hunts Point, Medina, Newcastle, and Yarrow Point. 

Use this permit for fire services for these contract cities. (FJ)


Online Permitting Services


Required Forms


Fees


Plan Review Applications

You have two options for submitting plans and supporting documentation for your fire permit:

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. In person at Bellevue City Hall
Inspections
If the city of Bellevue is inspection your project, you have two options for scheduling your inspection:

Note: You will need the City of Bellevue permit number and the three-digit inspection code.

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. By phone at 425-452-6875

Fire Contract City - Fire

Fire Contract City - Fire

 Email Link To This Fire Permit

The Bellevue Fire Department provides fire prevention services including plan review and inspections for the communities of Beaux Arts, Clyde Hill, Hunts Point, Medina, Newcastle, and Yarrow Point. 

Use this permit for fire services for these contract cities.  (FL)


Online Permitting Services


Required Forms


Fees


Plan Review Applications

You have two options for submitting plans and supporting documentation for your fire permit:

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. In person at Bellevue City Hall
Inspections

If the city of Bellevue is inspection your project, you have two options for scheduling your inspection:
Note: You will need the City of Bellevue permit number and the three-digit inspection code.

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. By phone at 425-452-6875

Fire Contract City - Fire Suppression

Fire Contract City - Fire Suppression

 Email Link To This Fire Suppression Permit

The Bellevue Fire Department provides fire prevention services including plan review and inspections for the communities of Beaux Arts, Clyde Hill, Hunts Point, Medina, Newcastle, and Yarrow Point. 

Use this permit for fire services for these contract cities.  (FO)


Online Permitting Services


Required Forms


Fees


Plan Review Applications

You have two options for submitting plans and supporting documentation for your fire permit:

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. In person at Bellevue City Hall
Inspections

If the city of Bellevue is inspection your project, you have two options for scheduling your inspection:
Note: You will need the City of Bellevue permit number and the three-digit inspection code.

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. By phone at 425-452-6875

Fire Contract City - Fuel Systems

Fire Contract City - Fuel Systems

 Email Link To This Fuel Systems Permit

The Bellevue Fire Department provides fire prevention services including plan review and inspections for the communities of Beaux Arts, Clyde Hill, Hunts Point, Medina, Newcastle, and Yarrow Point. 

Use this permit for fire services for these contract cities.  (FM)


Online Permitting Services


Required Forms

Fees


Plan Review Applications

You have two options for submitting plans and supporting documentation for your fire permit:

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. In person at Bellevue City Hall
Inspections

If the city of Bellevue is inspection your project, you have two options for scheduling your inspection:
Note: You will need the City of Bellevue permit number and the three-digit inspection code.

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. By phone at 425-452-6875

Fire Contract City - Land Use

Fire Contract City - Land Use

 Email Link To This Fire - Land Use Permit

The Bellevue Fire Department provides fire prevention services including plan review and inspections for the communities of Beaux Arts, Clyde Hill, Hunts Point, Medina, Newcastle, and Yarrow Point. 

Use this permit for fire services for these contract cities.  (FK)


Online Permitting Services


Required Forms

Fees


Plan Review Applications

You have two options for submitting plans and supporting documentation for your fire permit:

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. In person at Bellevue City Hall
Inspections

If the city of Bellevue is inspection your project, you have two options for scheduling your inspection:
Note: You will need the City of Bellevue permit number and the three-digit inspection code.

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. By phone at 425-452-6875

Fire Contract City - Low Voltage Fire Alarm

Fire Contract City - Low Voltage Fire Alarms

 Email Link To This Low Voltage Fire Alarms Permit

The Bellevue Fire Department provides fire prevention services including plan review and inspections for the communities of Beaux Arts, Clyde Hill, Hunts Point, Medina, Newcastle, and Yarrow Point. 

Use this permit for fire services for these contract cities.  (FN)


Online Permitting Services


Required Forms


Fees


Plan Review Applications

You have two options for submitting plans and supporting documentation for your fire permit:

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. In person at Bellevue City Hall
Inspections

If the city of Bellevue is inspection your project, you have two options for scheduling your inspection:
Note: You will need the City of Bellevue permit number and the three-digit inspection code.

  1. Online at MyBuildingPermit
  2. By phone at 425-452-6875

Fire Permits - Operational

Go to the Fire Prevention - Operational Permits page for information about operational fire permits issued through the Fire Marshal's Office.

Contact

Fire Prevention for Fire Code Information

Telephone

425-452-4122

Email

firereview@bellevuewa.gov

Contact

Permit Processingfor Permit and Fee Information

Business Hours

8 a.m. to 4 p.m., weekdays10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesdays

Telephone

425-452-4898

Email

permits@bellevuewa.gov
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