If a permit or construction plan is required for the installation or condition being inspected, please ensure it is on site and readily available for review by the field inspector. A list of permits issued by the Fire Prevention Division can be found by searching the department's forms section.MCFD Forms
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The list of fire permits issued can be found on the Fire Permit Application along with submittal requirements for fire protection systems. The permit application can be completed online via the link above or printed and submitted with construction drawings to the permit office. Fire Permit Application
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For a limited time, Missouri City households can request a voucher for up to $50 off the cost of dropping these materials at the county facility. For a voucher, please contact us at 281.403.8645.
An arrangement for tours and additional information is available by calling the Fire Department headquarters at 281.403.4300, Monday through Friday, or completing the Fire Resource Request Form online.
Call 9-1-1 for police, fire, and medical emergencies. When you call for help, what you say is important. Remember to stay calm and speak clearly. Say what is wrong and the kind of help you need. Tell the call taker the location of the emergency and give your name and telephone number. Even if you cannot speak, the call taker may be able to tell where you're calling from. Follow the call taker's instructions and stay on the line in an emergency. Know what to do when you call; roll play with your children, so that they know what to do in an emergency.
If you would like more information regarding fire lanes or would like to report a violation please call the fire marshall's office at 281.403.4300 during regular business hours or the police dispatcher at 281.403.8700, 24 hours a day.
All exiting requirements are described in the International Building Codes and International Fire Codes. If you should have any questions about your emergency exiting system you may contact the fire marshal’s office at 281.403.4311 during normal business hours.
If a permit or construction plan is required for the installation or condition being inspected, please ensure it is on site and readily available for review by the field inspector. A list of permits issued by the Fire Prevention Division can be found by searching the department's forms section. MCFD Forms
Test your escape route, make sure windows can be opened easily, and that screens and storm windows can be removed from the inside. If your bedrooms are on the second floor, provide folding escape ladders to safely get to the ground level. To account for everyone's safety, select and list on your plan a definite meeting place outside the house. Please do not waste time gathering valuables or getting dressed, every second counts and your safety is paramount. Assign someone to assist infants, elderly, and handicapped family members.
Be prepared to call the fire department from a neighbor’s house by dialing 9-1-1. Give the 9-1-1 operator your name, address, phone number, and type of emergency. Wait to answer any questions before terminating the call. Remember, practice is the only way this plan is learned and become second nature during an emergency. If you need assistance in developing a home fire escape plan, call the Fire Department at 281.403.4300.
For areas outside of the city limits and within our response district, the Outside Protection Area (OPA):