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Office of the
State Fire Marshal


 Pages Tagged With: "State Fire Prevention Regulations"

Administrative Division

The Administrative Division of the State Fire Marshal is carried out through our Headquarters Division, located in Dover and has the responsibility to ensure the accountability, accuracy, and competency of all facets of the Agency through program planning and evaluation, administrative polices and procedures, maintaining central records, fiscal management and budget preparation, personnel management, staff […]

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Delaware State Fire Prevention Regulations, Appeals & Alternatives

Delaware State Fire Prevention Regulations 2015 Notice of Appeal to the Delaware State Fire Prevention Regulations Alternatives

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Licensed Public Fire Protection Companies & Testing Applications

The Office of the State Fire Marshal licenses all companies and individuals who design, install, test, inspect, and maintain fire protection systems (fire alarm, sprinkler, suppression, etc.) and fire extinguishers in the State of Delaware. The requirements include NICET certification and testing on the current Delaware State Fire Prevention Regulations. Office of the State Fire […]

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Health Care Facility Inspections

By annual inspection and survey, the Office of the State Fire Marshal verifies that health care occupancies are in compliance with the State Fire Prevention Regulations. This also is in support of Department of Health and Social Service‚Äôs mission is to improve the quality of life for Delaware’s citizens “by protecting vulnerable populations.” Health care […]

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About the Office of The State Fire Marshal

In 1953, at the urging of the Volunteer Fire Service, the State Legislature created the Office of the State Fire Marshal and directed that regulations, reflecting nationally recognized standards, be promulgated to enhance life safety and property conservation for the citizens of Delaware. The State Fire Marshal’s Office functions as an independent state agency under […]

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