Attention:  Please select the correct tab below (either Shoreline or Kenmore/LFP) depending on the location for the permit.

City of Shoreline - Fire System Permits

Generally, all work being performed on a fire protection system requires a fire permit. Most work will require a full submittal and plans review, but some smaller work may be an over the counter permit.

Permits we issue:

  • Fire Sprinkler and Fire Pump
  • Fire Alarm
  • Stairwell Pressurization
  • Emergency Power Supply Systems
  • Emergency Radio
  • Underground Fire Service Main
  • Hood Suppression Systems
  • Emergency Power Supply Systems
  • Commercial Tanks
  • Temporary Tents and Canopies

For permits located within the City of Shoreline:  All permits whether full submittals or over the counter are through the City of Shoreline Planning and Community Development. For instructions on submitting an over the counter contact the Fire Marshals Office (contact info below).

Kenmore/LFP - Fire System Permits

For the cities of Kenmore and Lake Forest Park, all operational and construction permits required by the International Fire Code will be processed by the Shoreline Fire Marshal’s Office. An operational permit allows the applicant to conduct an operation or business for which a permit is required. A construction permit allows the applicant to install or modify systems and equipment for which a permit is required.

For permits located within the Cities of Kenmore and Lake Forest Park:  Application forms can be downloaded via the links below.

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Construction Permit

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Fire Alarm Permit

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Carnivals and Fairs

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Fuel Tank Permit

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Fire Sprinkler Permit

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Sprinkler Systems

Full Submittals
Any new system, or existing system with over 12 new or relocated heads.

Over the Counter
Generally, existing systems with new or re-located heads up to 12, unless there is a change is design density flow area.

Sprinkler Permit Submittal Checklist

Fire Alarm

Full Submittals
New systems , or existing system with over 12 new or relocated heads.

Over the Counter
AES installations. Existing systems with new or re-located heads up to 12.

Fire Alarm Permit Submittal Checklist

Smoke Control/ Stairwell Pressurization

  1. A Conceptual Analysis is required with the building permit submittal.
  2. A deferred smoke control submittal is required to install.

For questions or more information, contact the Fire Marshal’s Office at:

Phone: 206.533.6565
Email: fmo@shorelinefire.com