Click on the links below or scroll down for information including printable forms, handouts and information.

Fire Safety Self-Inspection Form for Businesses
Smoke Detectors Informational handouts
Residential Occupancy Inspection handouts
Fire Protection Service Contractors list
Office of the State Fire Marshal Bulletins
Knox Box Rapid Entry system handouts
Fire Sprinkler Riser Standard (pdf)
Fire Lane Standard (pdf)  


Fire Department Plan Check Comments and Conditions


Fire Safety Self-Inspection Form for Businesses: This form provides an opportunity for the business operator to perform a fire-safety “self-inspection” of their premises before Fire Department personnel arrive to conduct the fire safety inspection. Should you have any questions or concerns contact the Fire Prevention Division at (707) 257-9590.


Self Inspection Form 



Smoke Detectors: Click the following links for printable information about smoke detectors. 
Additional information is available at the Fire and Life safety section of our website (Click here). For questions or additional information, please contact the fire prevention division at 707-257-9590.
Multi-Unit Smoke Detector Handout

Single Family Residence Smoke Detector handout

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Residential Occupancy Inspection Handouts:


Click the following links for a program description and a self inspection handouts. Additional information is available on our Inspection Program section of our website (Click here).

Residential Ocupancy Inspection Program handout
Residential Occupancy Inspection Self Inspection handout
Emergency Contact form

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Fire Protection Contractors: Contractors are required to be licensed by the CCSLB. Contractors who provide work related to fire protection are required to hold either a C-16 or C-10 type license. Please read the following to identify the type of contractor you project requires. Included is a a list of contractors that work in Napa.

Contractor List

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Office of State Fire Marshal Bulletin : “Fire Sprinkler Inspection Requirements Owners and/or fire protection systems contractors need to verify if sprinkler heads currently installed in a sprinkler system are part of a recall which would require replacement.  

California Office of State Fire Marshal Bulletin : “Hood and Duct UL 300” All existing dry chemical and wet chemical fire extinguishing systems installed for the protection of commercial cooking operations that produce grease laden vapors shall comply with UL 300, no later than the second required servicing of the system after January 1, 2008.

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Knox Box Rapid Entry system:
The KNOX-BOX rapid entry system is a secure emergency access program developed for property owners and fire departments. When a fire breaks out or there is a medical emergency, Knox products allow immediate entry into buildings and property by the fire department (only) without forced entry damage or delay. For more information, please contact the fire prevention division at 707-257-9590.

Knox Box Installation Information
Knox box company website  (Order online, product descriptions, additional information).
Knox Box 3200 spec sheet (recommended box for most applications)

Fire Department Plan Check Comments and Conditions :
The following information is provided to assist the design professional in identifying common plan check comments, conditions and standards that are typical to building projects in the City of Napa. Please note, not all comments are required for every project and additional comments, conditions and standards may be applied to your project based on its scope.

Plan Check Comments and Conditions Handout


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