The Fire Prevention Program is dedicated to reducing the loss of life and property through inspections, code enforcement, operating and special use permitting and public education.
Email Fire Prevention or call 408-730-7212 if you observe potential fire hazards such as:
You must obtain a temporary or annual Operational Fire Permit for activities or materials that present a fire or life-safety hazard. Permits are established by California Fire Code Section 105, as amended by the City of Sunnyvale in SMC 16.52.
The public is allowed reasonable access to all fire and hazardous materials inspection records except those deemed confidential, subject to the City of Sunnyvale policies and regulations.
To request records related to fire and hazardous materials inspections in Sunnyvale, complete and return the Fire Prevention and Hazardous Materials File Review Request Form.
We conduct annual fire safety inspections in the community year-round. They are mandated by the California State Fire Marshal. Inspections require access to common, shared areas of residential and commercial buildings.
Our personnel wear Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety uniforms while conducting inspections. Upon request we will show city-issued photo identification cards.
Questions: Email Fire Prevention or call 408-730-7212.