Fire Inspections and Regulations

COVID-19 Update - June 2020

To all Business and Building Owners,

Due to the rapidly evolving impacts surrounding the COVID-19 Pandemic, 2020-06-02 Fire and Life Safety Inspection Letter outlines how Nanaimo Fire Rescue intends to continue keeping Nanaimo’s citizen’s safe.

Nanaimo Fire Rescue personnel will continue to ensure that maintaining fire and life safety equipment under legislation, codes and by-laws are a priority. These minimum life safety requirements are not being relaxed at this time. We understand that there may be cases where building owners may not be able to comply with inspection schedules due to a delay with in service from contractors. We would like to emphasize that compliance with the Fire and Building codes is the property owner’s responsibility.

This Inspection Checklist has been provided to help you and your staff comply with fire safety regulations for the days and months ahead.

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Last updated: September 2, 2021

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