Fire alarm permit plan submittals and applications shall be in electronic format. Information regarding electronic submittal requirements may be found on our eplans Electronic review page.
Monitored fire alarm systems are required to point addressable capable. Combination systems are not approved for installation. (Single station/monitored)
Inspection requests can be directed to VF&ES Prevention office at 970.479.2252.
All properties equipped with a monitored fire alarm system are required to have an approved key box on the exterior of the property. Location shall be approved by VF&ES. Key boxes shall be of recess mounting type. Surface mounted key boxes are not approved for installation. See Section 506, International Fire Code 2012 ed for further guidance.
This document is not intended to serve as a replacement for NFPA 72, 2010 edition. The purpose of this document is to provide information as related to fire alarm installations in VF&ES jurisdictions.
Last Modified 5/20/2013