Fire Prevention

The duties of the Fire Prevention Bureau include but are not limited
to inspections in commercial buildings in accordance with the New Jersey
Uniform Fire Code and the Borough Code of New Providence.

Inspection of Residential Occupancies
The Bureau also conducts inspections of residential occupancies
upon sale or change of tenancy to ensure compliance with the states
Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Detector regulations as well as
Borough Code.

Meet our Staff:
• Fire Official: Edward Nasto
• Fire Inspector: Andrew Sonnet
• Fire Inspector: Matthew Lemons

Fire Safety. We believe that the most effective firefighting technique
is prevention. Learn more about fire safety at home and work.

Here are some useful Fire Safety Links
Burn Prevention Tips
Babysitting Safety
Children and Home Fires
Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety
NFPA Public Education – Fire causes and risks

Fire Prevention Documents:
Fire Permit Application
Resale/Rental Application for Residential Occupancy

The office is open from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM Monday through Friday.
Phone Number: 908-665-1098
Fax Number: 908-665-8361

Selling your home or have a change of tenancy?

You will need a Resale/Rental Application for Residential Occupancy. This application is available above or at the Municipal Center. Failure to make application in a timely manner may delay your closing.


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