The Fire Prevention Division enforces the requirements of the following:
Ontario Fire Code
Fire Protection and Prevention Act
Ontario Building Code
Gasoline Handling Act
Propane Handling Act
Storage and Utilization Code
Other Provincial, National and International Codes and Standards.
Fire Safety Inspections assure compliance with applicable laws. Owners or prospective owners can request on-site inspections, which carry a fee in accordance with Municipal policy.
The current fee schedule is available as a download attached to the right of this page.
Public Education is an extremely important method to improve awareness and to teach life saving and injury prevention skills to a diverse community in which we live.
The Chatham-Kent Fire Department offers educational initiatives, programs and information in life & fire safety and injury prevention. Please visit our comprehensive fire safety website at www.ckfes.ca.