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Riverside and Desert Offices open by appointment as of 9/8/2020
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Office of the County Fire Marshal  

Vision Statement 

To excel as a premier fire marshal services organization.

Mission Statement

The Office of the County Fire Marshal is committed to facilitating fire and life safety solutions by empowering its employees to serve our community through innovation and partnership.

Information and Services provided:

  1. Review Planning Cases for Riverside County and Contract Cities
  2. Review and inspection of construction development for Riverside County and Contract Cities
  3. Fire Life/Safety Inspections of State Regulated Occupancies
  4. Review and Permitting of Special Events
  5. Forms for Construction Inspections
  6. Information on Ordinances and Standards for construction
  7. Information Bulletins and Standards for Fire Protection in Riverside County



To schedule a Fire Inspection email with the following information: Fire Inspection Type, Fire Permit Number, County/City Permit Number (if applicable), Project Name, Full Addresss and/or Assessors Parcel Number, Contractor's Business Name, Office/Scheduling Contact and Phone Number, Fielf Contact and Phone Number, and requested Date.  ​

To submit additional documents or have questions after you have applied for a fire permit online email with the following information: Fire Permit Type, Fire Permit Number, County/City Permit Number (if applicable), Project Name, and Full Address and/or APN.  


Our Office Locations and Contact Information

Riverside Office

2300 Market St., Suite 150
Riverside, CA 92501
Phone: (951) 955-4777
Fax: (951) 955-4886 
Also serving: Canyon Lake, Eastvale, Jurupa Valley, Norco, San Jacinto, and Wildomar


Desert Office 

77-933 Las Montanas Rd. # 201
Palm Desert, CA 92211
Phone: (760) 863-8886
Fax: (760) 863-7072
Also serving: Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, La Quinta, Palm Desert, and Rancho Mirage

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