Fire Marshal's Office

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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.

It's Fire Prevention Week
2020 Theme: Serve Up Fire Safety In The Kitchen


Fire Prevention Week
Kitsap County Department of Community Development and the Fire Marshal's Office joins the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) in acknowledging Fire Prevention Week (FPW). This year's fire safety theme is Serve Up Fire Safety In The Kitchen. We invite you to visit this page and the Kitsap County Facebook page for daily fire safety tips throughout the week!

Serve Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen       
Press Release: Announcement 

Tip One: Sprinklers Save Lives - South Kitsap Fire Prevention Video
Tip Two: Cooking Safety - I Spy Cooking Safety Video
Tip Three: Cooking Safety - National Fire Protection Association Video 
Tip Four: Cooking Safety - Kitchen Grease Fire Safety Video
Tip Five: Lessons From History - The Chicago Fire of 1871 Video

Kitsap County Outdoor Burn Ban Lifted

The Kitsap County Fire Marshal announced this morning that, effective immediately and due to the return to fall weather patterns, the summer's outdoor burn bans have been lifted.

As of Friday, September 25, 2020 all outdoor burning may resume subject to the normal rules and regulations. Read more specific details by visiting the press release HERE. (

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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!

Related links

Burn Ban Information

Risk Check - Commercial Inspections

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619 Division St. Port Orchard, WA 98366

(360) 337-5777 

Fire Marshal and Plan 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