Fire Division

Fire Permits & Services

Applications for all fire-related construction activity such as commercial and residential sprinklers, fire alarms, commercial hood and duct systems, high-pile storage and suppression systems, as well as plan reviews and inspections are to be submitted and processed through the City of Morgan Hill Building Division located at 17575 Peak Avenue, Morgan Hill.

The Underground Storage Tank (UST) program and the Hazardous Materials Business Plan (HMBP) will be handled by the Santa Clara County Department of Environmental Health located at 1555 Berger Drive, Suite 300, San Jose 408-918-3400.  Download the Hazardous Materials Clearance Form (PDF).

Submittal Requirements

Download the Fire Prevention Division Standard Details and Specifications (PDF).


Fire inspections are performed on Wednesdays and Fridays only. To schedule an inspection please use the City's ETRAKiT system.  ETRAKiT will allow you to schedule and view inspections. Link to ETRAKiT.  

Fire Permits for Special Events

Special events include but are not limited to:
  • Assemblies/vigils with candles or open flames
  • Carnivals
  • Fairs
  • Fireworks
  • Tents or canopies
A Special Events permit application (PDF) and fees (PDF) are required and may be submitted to the Building Division located at 17575 Peak Avenue, Morgan Hill. Inspections are performed by the Morgan Hill Fire Marshal. Please call 408-310-4654 for more information.

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