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Fire Inspector in action.

The Fire Prevention Division conducts fire and life safety inspections in all commercial properties within the City limits on a recurring basis based on the type of occupancy. The inspection process is intended to assist property owners and occupants in preventing potential loss from fire and other safety risks by identifying and informing the occupants of what is needed to comply with the state mandated Florida Fire Prevention Code.

The Lakeland Fire Department operates in accordance with Rule 69A-60.007 of the Florida Administrative Code, State Statute 633.118, the Florida Fire Prevention Code, and City of Lakeland Ordinance 5492

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The department's Prevention Team provides new construction plan review to ensure safety codes are being met.

Fees for fire inspections can be found on your fire inspection report. Please do not submit payment as all fees are billed on your Lakeland Electric account. 

The Lakeland Fire Department's fee schedule for permits is available here

Find Your Inspector

If you would like to schedule a fire inspection or have any questions about the permitting and inspection process, please contact your respective Fire Inspector. 

Fire Inspectors are responsible for different quadrants of the department's service area. Don't know which Fire Inspector is responsible for your area? Check here.