Permits are required for many reasons. We issue permits on an annual basis to commercial occupancies after compliance with the 2011 Ohio Fire Code.

If you are unsure if you need a permit, please call us at 740-376-6443 and we will assist you with the application process.

Permit required might be based on amount or location of product or event. Here are some reason’s a permit may be required.

  • Hot Work Operations
  • Places of Assembly or Education
  • Use of Cutting Torches or Welding
  • Fuel Station or Garages
  • Flammable Liquid Storage
  • Operate a Fire Hydrant
  • Use of a Private Fire Hydrant
  • Hazardous Materials Storage
  • Fireworks and Pyrotechnic Special Effects
  • Candles in Restaurants or Assemblies
  • Use of Open Flame
  • Open Burning
  • Bonfires
  • Explosives
  • Standpipe Systems
  • Temporary Membrane Structures, Tents, Canopies
  • Amusement Buildings. Exhibits & Trade Shows
  • Handling and Storage of Compressed Gases
  • LP Gas Storage
  • Application of Flammable Finishes
  • Lumber Yards
  • Organic Coatings
  • Aerosol Storage
  • Flammable Solids
  • Toxic Materials
  • Irritants
  • Oxidizers
  • Pesticides
  • Radioactive Materials
  • Pyroxylin Plastics
  • Spraying or Dipping Operations
  • Storage of Scrap Tires
  • Unstable Materials
  • Water Reactive Materials
  • Cellulose Nitrate
  • Combustible Dust Producing Operations
  • Combustible Fiber Storage
  • Cryogenic Liquids
  • Dry Cleaning Plants
  • Fumigation & Thermal Insecticidal Fogging
  • Hazardous Production Materials
  • Handle Magnesium
  • Combustible Storage