Fire Permits

For the safety and security of all residents, the Golden Valley Fire Department inspects properties and issues permits as required by City Code and the Minnesota Fire Code.

campfireRecreational Fire Permit

Required for outdoor fires that burn materials other than rubbish and are not contained in an incinerator, outdoor fireplace, barbeque grill, or barbeque pit. Find out more...


Fire Permits

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This application is required for the following (please note new fees):

fire alarmFire Alarms

For the new installation or alteration of fire alarm systems

fire sprinklerFire Suppression Systems

For the installation, alteration, repair or extension of sprinkler systems

fuel tankFire Tanks

For installation or removal of tanks


Permit requires rental of fire engine and crew to stand by at display

commercial cooking stoveHood & Duct Cleaning

For inspection of commercial cooking ventilations systems
Fee: $75 (Re-inspection fee: $150)

big event tentTent/Canopy

Required for tents exceeding 400 square feet and canopies exceeding 700 square feet
Fee: $50 for first tent, $25 for each additional tent
Tent/Canopy Permit Fees