Building Fire Prevention Bureau

The Elmhurst Fire Department Fire Prevention Bureau handles a large variety of duties which include:

  • Alarm and sprinkler inspections
  • Occupancy inspections
  • Company inspections
  • Plan review
  • Respond to inquiries regarding fire codes and regulations
  • Fire investigation
  • Attend meetings regarding new building projects

The Fire Prevention Bureau spent thousands of hours in fire prevention activities. Fire prevention includes consultations with new business occupants, inspections, and plan reviews. The Fire Prevention Bureau attends meeting and conferences to stay current on the latest building codes. The Fire Prevention Bureau initiated a new software program to increase the efficiency of inspections and reduce paper copies by entering information on a tablet computer.

Are you in the process of building or renovating?

Building Commercial

Building Residential

Please contact our Community Development Department to schedule an inspection. 

Physical Address 
209 N. York St.
Elmhurst, IL 60126
Phone: (630) 530-3025
Fax: (630) 530-3127