About the County Fire Marshal

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The County Fire Marshal Program, part of the Community Risk Reduction Division of San Diego County Fire, is responsible for the following programs and services:

  • Weed abatement and defensible space inspections
  • Discretionary project review
  • Plan check of building permit applications and fireĀ suppression/protection systems*
  • Inspections of new construction and fireĀ suppression/protection systems*
  • Sheriff's licensing inspections
  • Inspections of State licensed care facilities

*Agencies/areas we provide fire prevention services for: Borrego Springs FPD, Deer Springs FPD, Lakeside FPD, Ramona MWD, and those communities located within County Service Area (CSA)135.