About the Division

The Fire Marshal’s Office of Monroe County Fire Rescue inspects businesses and multi-unit residences to ensure compliance with the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) building fire safety codes. The Fire Marshal’s Office is always willing to provide information on how to prevent and mitigate fire safety hazards in the work place.

If you are a business or multi-unit property owner, you may schedule an inspection by calling 305-289-6005.

Mission Statement

The Fire Prevention and Arson Investigation Bureau of the Monroe County Fire Marshal’s Office is committed to providing our community with a comprehensive professional fire protection and safety program.

We will accomplish our mission through:

  • Complete and accurate fire protection engineering and plan review
  • Thorough and informative occupancy inspections
  • Effective fire and life safety code enforcement
  • Definitive fire cause investigation

To reduce the loss of life and property in Monroe County, we pledge to continually improve the effectiveness of our community service. We will strive to maintain a level of perfection and enforce the laws of the State of Florida and ordinances of Monroe County.