Fire Inspections

If you own a building, you must maintain compliance with the Ontario Fire Code. Contact the Brantford Fire Department to request an inspection. Please see our Fees and Charges for the cost of our inspections.

Liquor Licence Inspection

Please contact us to arrange your Liquor Licence Inspection.

Retrofit 9.5 inspections

Please contact us to arrange your Retrofit 9.5 Inspection. See part 9 of the Fire Code for more information.

This applies to buildings up to and including 6 storeys in building height with residential occupancies and containing:

  • More than 2 dwelling units where at least 2 dwelling units share common exit facilities and have interior access to one another; there is at least 1 dwelling unit located above another with interior access to one another; or there is at least 1 dwelling unit located above another and the dwelling units share common exit facilities.
  • Sleeping accommodation for more than 10 persons, in 1 or more dormitories.
  • Boarding, lodging or rooming accommodation for more than 3 persons where Sections 9.3 and 9.4. do not apply.
  • 1 or 2 dwelling units in combination with boarding, lodging or rooming accommodation for 2 or 3 persons, excluding the operator's residence.

Retrofit 9.8 inspections

Please contact us to arrange your Retrofit 9.8 Inspection. See part 9 of the Fire Code for more information.

 

This applies to a detached house, semi-detached house or row house containing 2 existing dwelling units, where:

  • The building is 3 storeys or less in building height.
  • The building area does not exceed 600 m2.
  • 1 dwelling unit or a portion of a dwelling unit is situated above another dwelling unit, or 2 dwelling units side by side share a common interior means of escape.