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  • Sonoma County Fire Safety Ordinance, all roadway and driveway structures shall be designed, constructed, and maintained in accordance with applicable sections of the county building and fire code, the Standard Specifications for Highway Bridges, and any administrative regulations and shall have a minimum designed live-load capacity of HS 20.
  • Building inspection requests are made through the Automated Inspection Request System, SELECTRON, which is a computer system that allows callers to use a touch tone telephone to schedule and cancel building inspections from 6:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. (midnight) seven (7) days a week. In most cases, SELECTRON schedules inspections for the next working day. Inspections in The Sea Ranch, Timber Cove, Annapolis, and areas north of the towns of Cazadero and Jenner are provided on Monday and Friday only. Please refer to the “Automated Inspection Request System” handout for complete instructions and inspection type codes. In order to schedule an inspection, the following is required
  • Code Reference California Fire Code 2013, Chapter 6 Building Service and Systems. Please refer to the actual code sections for updates and full language.
  • Permit Applications
  • Sonoma County Fire and Emergency Services Department is responsible for all special events located in the unincorporated area of Sonoma County. It is the responsibility of the event holder to comply with all State and Local codes. The Applicant is required to fill out and return the special event form along with site maps and description of the event. This application is additional to the paper work required by Permit and Resource Management Department . A copy will be forwarded to the local fire authority for review. Applications should be submitted 30 days prior to the start of the event. Events submitted after the 30 days are subject to additional fees.
  • All temporary tents and membrane structures greater then 400 square feet, requires a fire permit and inspection. Tents when approved by the Fire code Official may be exempt
  • Our Vegetation Management Program includes: Hazardous Vegetation Inspection Program, free Chipper Service, Weed Complaint & Abatement, and Vegetation Management Plans
  • Required catering vender and cooking booth inspections at special and managed events.
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Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
2300 County Center Drive
Suite 220 B
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
38.46229, -122.725377

Suspicious Activities

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Sonoma County Fire and Emergency Services works side by side with the Sheriff’s Office; including local fire agencies to help apprehend violators.

Please report any information you have about suspicious activities to the Sheriff's Office at (707) 565-2511