Fire Inspections

Fire Safety & Property Maintenance Inspections

Per the City of Geneva Municipal Code, all Commercial (including, but not limited to, Public Assembly) and Multi-Family (3-Unit and above) Residential Properties located in the City of Geneva are required to:

  1. Undergo routine Fire Safety and Property Maintenance Inspections by the Geneva Fire Department's career staff;
    • Properties are inspected on either an annual or bi-annual (every 2 years) basis, depending on property classification.
  2. Be issued and maintain a valid Operating Permit
    • Approximately 1 month prior to a property's Operating Permit expiration date, a letter will be mailed to the Property Owner as a reminder to schedule an inspection appointment.

As a reminder: a property owner or authorized representative must be present during an inspection.

Schedule Inspection

To schedule an inspection of your commercial or residential property, please contact Lauren Karlsen via email or at 315-789-5311.