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Operating Permits


New work and Renovations per the Connecticut Fire Safety Code


Operations and Materials Permit/Inspection Required Form
Sprinkler Systems To install/alter/modify sprinkler systems Application for Permit Request for Inspection
Fire Alarm Systems To install/alter/modify fire alarm systems Application for Permit Request for Inspection
Natural Gas and Propane Piping To install/alter/modify natural gas and propane piping Application for Permit Request for Inspection

Operations and Materials that require a permit per Connecticut Fire Prevention Code


Operations and Materials Permit/Inspection Required Form
Candles, Open Flames, and Portable Cooking To use in connection with assembly areas, dining areas of restaurants or drinking establishments Application for Permit Request for Inspection
Fairs – No Rides To conduct the events Application for Permit Request for Inspection
Consumer Fireworks (1.4G) For the sale, on-site handling, manufacture and storage of consumer fireworks (1.4G) Application for Permit Request for Inspection
Cutting and Welding For operations within a Operation jurisdiction Hot Work Permit
Exhibit and Trade Shows For operation of all exhibits and trade shows held within a jurisdiction Application for Operating Permit Request for Inspection
Flame Effects Use of flame effects before an audience Application for Operating Permit Request for Inspection
Hot Work Operations For hot work. For additional permit requirements for hot work operations, see 41.1.5 Hot Work Permit
Liquid- or Gas-Fueled Vehicles To display, compete, or demonstrate liquid- or gas-fueled vehicles or equipment in assembly buildings Application for Operating Permit Request for Inspection
Membrane Structures, Tents, and Canopies — Permanent For construction, location, erection, or placement  Tent Permit
Membrane Structures, Tents, and Canopies – Temporary To operate an air-supported temporary membrane structure or tent having an area in excess of 200 ft² or a canopy in excess of 400 ft²Exception: Temporary membrane structures, tents, or canopy structures used exclusively for camping  Tent Permit
Parade Floats  To use a parade float for public performance, presentation, spectacle, entertainment or parade Application for Operating Permit Request for Inspection
Pyrotechnics Before a Proximate Audience For the display and use of pyrotechnic materials before a proximate audience Application for Operating Permit Request for Inspection
Special Outdoor Events, Carnivals, and Fairs For the location and operation of special outdoor events, carnivals and fairs Application for Operating Permit Request for Inspection
Tar Kettles For placement of a tar kettle, placement shall be obtained prior to the placement of a tar kettle Application for Operating Permit Request for Inspection
Torch-Applied Roofing Operation For the use of a torch for application of roofing materials Application for Operating Permit Request for Inspection

Other Items requiring a permit and/or inspection


Operations and Materials Permit/Inspection Required Form
Temporary Heater Temporary Heater Permit
Blasting Blasting Permit
Liquor Permit Fire Inspection Request for Inspection
Tank Removal Request for Inspection