The State Fire Marshal's office performs inspections on above ground fuel dispensing and bulk tank storage sites and assists local fire departments with fire safety inspections of public buildings (including bars and restaurants), licensed child care facilities, and all public and private elementary and secondary schools.
Licensed Child Care and Preschool Facilities
A child care provider or facility licensed by the ND Department of Human Services must pass a fire safety inspection as a condition of licensure.
- Fire Safety Checklist for Child Care - Residential Buildings (SFN 611110)
- Fire Safety Checklist for Child Care - Commercial Buildings (SFN 61111)
For information about additional requirements or licenses, contact the ND Department of Human Services.
Public Buildings, Bars, Restaurants
All public buildings and any place in which 50 or more people congregate must pass a fire safety inspection.