Fire Safety

Providing inspections, plan review, and code consultation; serving as a fire protection and life safety resource for all UC Berkeley-owned and occupied buildings.

Fire Safety How Do I:

Schedule a fire drill?

The Fire Prevention Division will contact the Building Coordinator to schedule required fire drills.

If your building does not require an annual fire drill, and you would like to conduct one, please contact

Schedule a fire and life safety inspection?

Fire and Life Safety Inspection

For New Construction and Renovation Projects

Get open flame/cooking or special event permit?

1. A fire permit is required for events with the following conditions:

Get fire extinguisher training?

In-person Training

At least two weeks prior to desired date of training class:

Get construction plans reviewed?

Plans Review

Regardless of cost or scope, all construction projects at UC Berkeley require consultation with the Campus Fire Marshal.

The Campus Fire Marshal’s office requires submittal of 100% construction documents for review and final approval with signature. A project manager may elect to submit any or all of the following drawings in earlier design phases for review and comment:

Recharge Services

Set up my recharge account?

  1. Log into Services Recharge System (SRS)
  2. Find your department
  3. Click: Create Account for this Organization button
  4. Enter department information
  5. Click: Create button

NOTE: Must create a Project to complete the account set-up process.

Learn more about EH&S Recharge Services.

Campus Policies

Division of Real Estate Project Inspection Coordination