The City of Boerne adopted the 2009 edition of the International Fire Code inclusive of appendices and local amendments.  Additionally, the 2009 edition of the NFPA 101 Life Safety Code is adopted by the city.

View Boerne Fire Marshal Additions to the IFC (PDF).

Fire Alarm, Fire Suppression and Operational Permits are required prior to doing work or conducting certain types of operations.

Permit applications are available here and by viewing the Permit Applications tab on this screen.

We do not allow "Fast-tracking" projects.  A permit must be secured prior to work and it must posted at the job site.

Approved construction plans must be made available for inspection on the job site at all times. 

Fire safety during construction will be monitored for the duration of the project.  Click here to view a fire safety checklist.

Projects in the design phase may require the submittal of a fire protection plan.  Click here to view a fire protection plan checklist.