New Construction

The Everett Fire Marshal’s Office provides inspection and plan review services for the review and approval of new construction buildings, access, and water supply systems for subdivisions and new buildings, tenant improvement in existing commercial buildings, new fire suppression and life safety systems installations and modifications to existing systems, high-piled combustible rack storage systems, and hazardous materials storage for compliance with applicable Building Code and/or Fire Code and National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) Standards.

Construction document plans and supporting data shall be submitted to Permit Services. Construction documents shall be drawn to scale and be of such clarity to indicate the location, nature and extent of the work proposed and show in detail it conforming to the provisions of the International Fire Code and relevant laws, ordinances, rules and regulations.

Fire protection system shop drawings shall be submitted to indicate compliance with the fire code and construction documents and shall be approved prior to the start of installation. Shop drawings shall contain all information as required by the applicable installation standards.

All construction permits for fire department review shall be submitted to:


3200 Cedar Street, 2nd Floor

Everett, WA 98201

7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Monday thru Friday - Excluding City Holidays

Please note: Fire Marshal Staff are not always available at Permit Services to answer questions and perform over-the-counter plan reviews but can be reached (425) 257-8120.

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