Monday - Friday
8:30 - 4:30

(609) 625-1511 

6101 Thirteenth Street
Mays Landing, NJ 08330

Fire Prevention

Fire Official

Chris Debiase

Bureau of Fire Prevention

(609) 625-1591

Fire Prevention Information

The Fire Prevention Bureau, within the Department of Inspections, protects the health, safety, and welfare of Township residents through the administration and enforcement of the New Jersey Uniform Fire Code. The Bureau of Fire Prevention conducts annual fire safety inspections of all businesses and non-residential facilities and issues fire permits.

Inspections can be scheduled either by stopping at the Department of Inspections office during business hours, or by emailing [email protected]

What are the fire regulations governing tents?
Chapter 20 of NJ State Fire Prevention Code regulates tents. Important considerations pertaining to tents include but are not limited to anchor inspections, fabric flame resistance, distribution of fire extinguishers, and contents of the tent. Click here to view chapter 20. Click here to view The Division of Fire Safety reference guide for determining if a fire or construction permit is necessary for a particular tent.