Fire Permit Requirements

Permit Requirements & Fee Schedule
 Fire Permits are required and can be obtained from here or at the Edgewater Bureau of Fire Prevention, 838 River Road for the activities specified in the following sections. Permits should be kept in the premises designated at all times and should be subject to inspection by the Fire Official or his designate at any time.
  1. Type 1
  2. Type 2
  3. Type 3
  4. Type 4
  5. Type 5
  6. Application
Type 1 Permit
Type 1 permits cost $42 and are required for the following:

 
    1. Bonfires; regulated under N.J.A.C. 12:194;
       
    2. The use of any open flame or flame-producing device in connection with the training of non-fire service personnel in fire suppression or extinguishment procedures;
       
    3. The occasional use in any building of a multipurpose room, with a maximum permitted occupancy of 100 or more for amusement, entertainment or mercantile type purposes;
       
    4. The storage or handling of class 1 flammable liquids in closed containers of aggregate amounts of more than 10 gallons, but not more than 660 gallons inside a building, or more than 60 gallons, but not more than 660 gallons outside a building;
       
    5. The storage or handling of class 11 or 111A combustible liquids in closed containers of aggregate amounts of more than 25 gallons, but not more than 660 gallons inside a building, or more than 60 gallons, but not more than 660 gallons outside a building;
       
    6. Any permanent cooking operation that requires a suppression system in accordance with N.J.A.C. 5:70-4.7(g) and is not defined as a life hazard use in accordance with N.J.A.C. 5:70-2.4;
       
    7. The use as a place of public assembly, for a total of not more than 15 days in a calendar year, of a building classified as a commercial farm building under the Uniform Construction Code.