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Fire and EMS Department

Fire and EMS Locations

Fire Prevention  


The Fire Prevention Division of the DC Fire & EMS Department, is located at 1100 4th St. SW, Suite E-700 in the Waterfront Complex. The office is conveniently located on the Metrorail Green line at the Waterfront/SEU metro stop. The office is home to the fire marshal's office, public education office, Juvenile Fire setter's counseling, and most importantly the permit center. All fire prevention permits, inspection fees, and service requests are handled at our 2nd floor permit center location. Residents requesting basic fire incident reports (NFIRS) for incidents occurring in their legal residences can obtain these at the permit center as well.

Fire Prevention

Contact Information

Type: Fire Prevention
Battalion: 2

Address: 1100 4th Street SW | 20024
Ward: 6
Phone: (202) 727-1600

Nearest Metro: Waterfront-SEU
Nearest Bus Stop: