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Permits, Plan Review & Inspections

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Please email PDF forms to fireprevention@monterey.org. 

Permits & Plan Review
Please send all fire sprinkler or fire alarm plans, any calculations and our Deferred Submittal Permit to our Fire Prevention Division email at fireprevention@monterey.org. We highly recommend downloading the deferred submittal permit application from our website for the most up-to-date version. Once we received the plans, we'll respond regarding the next steps. After plans has been approved, we'll send information about payment; please wait until you have received an issued permit from our Fire Prevention team before calling to make payment.

Inspections
To schedule an inspection, e.g. Defensible Space, Fire Sprinkler or Fire Alarm Inspections, etc., please call (831) 646-3908 or email fireprevention@monterey.org.
Please use the link to request all AB 38 inspections: Request a Real Estate Defensible Space Inspection
 For additional details, please Defensible Space in the Related Pages.

Files & Documents
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Building & Planning14 documents

  • ADU (Accessory Dwelling Unit) Handbook
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  • Carbon Monoxide Information Bulletin - 2010 Legislative Changes
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  • Dumpster Sprinkler Protection
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  • Emergency Generator Required Life Safety Signs
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  • Fire Alarm Plan Submittal & Inspection Requirements
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  • Fire Code Requirements for sidewalk cafe, tents, canopies, cooking and heating applications for outdoor gatherings, seating and eating
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  • Fire Marshal Bulletin Special Events and Sidewalk Cafe Requirements
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  • High-Piled Combustible Storage Owners Statement of Intended Use Form
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  • Standards and Requirements for Special Events in Tents, Temporary Structures, and Other Temporary Membrane Structures
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  • Office of the State Fire Marshal Information Bulletins
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Fire Sprinklers1 document

  • MTY Fire Sprinkler Calc Requirement
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    Fire Sprinkler Calculation Form

Standards and Requirements for Special Events in Tents, Temporary Structures, and Other Temporary Membrane Structures3 documents

  • FACT SHEET
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  • Office of the State Fire Marshal Information Bulletin 20-007 on Use of Heaters in Temporary Tents and Awnings
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  • Permit Application Info
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