Mathew Mallette, Fire Safety and Prevention Division
Serving the City of Dublin since 2009
Location: 200 Shamrock Dr, Dublin GA, 31021.
City of Dublin, Fire Safety and Prevention Ordinance
Sec. 10-36. - Adopted.
The Standard Fire Prevention Code, 1985 Edition, and any future updates, recommended by the International Building Code, and the Life Safety Code 101, 1985 Edition, and any future updates, recommended by the National Fire Prevention Association are hereby adopted, ordained and enacted and shall be in full force and effect in the city; and the same are hereby incorporated by reference herein and made a part of this Code. Failure to observe and abide by the said codes shall be punished as provided by section 1-10 of this Code.
(Ord. No. 67-30, 11-6-67; Ord. No. 88-12, 3-3-88; Ord. No. 03-04, 3-6-2003)
State Law reference— Any and all fire safety laws that come under the authority of the state fire marshal must be met before any building permit or occupancy permit can be issued by the city, O.C.G.A. § 25-2.
Current Edition NFPA: 2021
Life Safety Code 101 (LSC)
Current Edition ICC: 2021
International Fire Code (IFC)
Per O.C.G.A Tile 25-2-4 State of Georgia:
120-3-3 RULES AND REGULATIONS FOR THE STATE MINIMUM FIRE SAFETY STANDARDS
KnoxBox Secure Lockboxes for Emergency Access.
These Key Boxes are available for Commercial and residential location. In the event of and emergency, KnoxBox boxes can hold a key allowing Fire Department emergency access to resolve the emergency quickly.
Only the fire department has the key to these boxes. They have the option of being connected to your fire alarm system, which when opened will set off the alarm and send the signal to monitoring company that the KnoxBox has been opened.
Commercial KnoxBox 3200
Residential KnoxBox 1658
Reporting of Systems required by Fire Code
This notice is to clarify that all fire and life safety test and inspection records are required to be filed via ComplianceCenter or Here under form submission as per Item 108.3 of the adopted IFC Code 2018 edition:
“Records shall be made available for inspection by the fire code official, and a copy of the records shall be provided to the fire code official upon request. The fire code official is authorized to prescribe the form and format of such recordkeeping. The fire code official is authorized to require that certain required records be filed with the fire code official.”
Option 1: Online Form Submission
Option 2: www.buildingreports.com
Letter Template Mailed to Companies
We have adopted a web-based solution called ComplianceCenterTM from BuildingReports® (www.buildingreports.com) based on its ability for paperless compliance oversight, ease of communication and “no fee” structure for all stakeholders (Compliance Center is a free public service for Building Owners, Service Companies and Fire Code Officials).
If your customers buildings have any of the following fire protection systems in place, the test and inspection compliance records for these systems are to be filed using the above method:
- Fire Alarm System(s) §
- Fire Sprinkler System(s)
- Fire Pump(s)
- Kitchen Range Hood Suppression System(s)
- Backflow Prevention
- Commercial Cooking Hood and Duct Cleaning
- Clean Agent Suppression System(s)
- Fire Extinguisher(s)
- Emergency Responder Two-way Radio Enhancement Systems (BDAs)
- Private Fire Hydrant(s)
- Fire Standpipe System(s)
Fire Watch Required