Fire Marshal's Office


The Kitap County Fire Marshal's Office

The Kitsap County Fire Marshal's Office (KCFMO) mission is to enhance fire safety through quality fire inspections, plan review,

fire investigation and fire prevention education to minimize property loss, maintain community awareness of

fire safety and to reduce the tragedy of fires in Kitsap County.

Phase one burn ban in effect

Burn ban in effect image.pngThe Kitsap County Fire Marshal announces that a phase one ban on outdoor burning will begin at 8:00 a.m. on Friday 6/28/19.

During a phase one burn ban all outdoor burning is prohibited, except for recreational fires in approved devices and locations. For more information on approved devices and locations, see Outdoor Burning Frequently Asked Questions

As part of the ban, all burning permits are suspended until further notice and no additional permits will be issued in the unincorporated areas of Kitsap County. 


For more information, visit your local fire department's website:

South Kitsap Fire & Rescue

Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue

Bainbridge Island Fire Department

Bremerton Fire Department

Poulsbo Fire Department

 

There is no current burn ban in effect

The Phase 1 burn ban was lifted September 17, 2018. Burning may resume subject to normal rules, regulations and permitting requirement. 

For information on outdoor burning, applying for burning permits and more, visit your local fire department's website:

South Kitsap Fire & Rescue

Central Kitsap Fire & Rescue

North Kitsap Fire & Rescue

Bainbridge Island Fire Department

Bremerton Fire Department

Poulsbo Fire Department

For more information about open burning, recreational fires and portable outdoor fireplaces please visit Outdoor Burning frequently asked questions

Commercial Inspections - Kitsap County's Risk Check Program

For your Commercial/Business inspections, please see Kitsap County's Risk Check Program for more information and to schedule your inspection!


Be fire ready, check out these fire prevention resources:

Contact Us!

619 Division St. Port Orchard, WA 98366

(360) 337-5777

help@kitsap1.com 

Planners & Review Staff Available:

Monday - Friday  9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Permit Technicians & General Lobby Hours:

Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm   

Friday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

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