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CONTACT INFO Columbus Division of Fire
3639 Parsons Ave
Columbus, Ohio 43207
Office: 614.221.3132
Fire Prevention Bureau : 614.645.7641

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Command Post

Requested Inspections Section

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This Section is responsible for providing an effective Fire Prevention Inspection Program and enforcing the Fire Prevention Code.


  • Reviews plans for new buildings and performs acceptance inspections for new fire protection equipment. 
  • Inspects places of public assembly, night clubs, arcades, and nuisance abatement.
  • Converts all City Fire Code numbers to correspond with the Ohio Fire Code
  • Maintains a current update of all fire codes for the Fire Prevention Bureau reference library.

There are five offices within this section:

Annual Inspections Office

Permits & Records Office 

Plans Review & Witness Testing Inspections Office

Requested, Accreditation, and Home Inspections: Mobile Food Vendors (Food Trucks & Trailers,Push Carts)

Special Inspections Office