Fire

Welcome to the Virginia Beach Fire Department website. The Virginia Beach Fire Department is a customer service organization partnering with communities, members, citizens and visitors to foster the feeling of safety any place, any time, through planning, mitigation, response and restoration.

COVID-19 Message Concerning Fire Safety Inspections

The Virginia Beach Fire Department considers the safety of our citizens and the business community as our top priority.  At this time the Fire Prevention Division will be delivering limited service due to COVID-19. All Fire Inspections and Re-Inspections will be put on hold for citizen and personnel safety.  Please feel free to review other safety information provided within our web site.  Below is information that will both increase your business's safety and assist you in preparing for a future inspection. 

  • Address Not Posted
  • ​Fire Sprinklers & Alarms Not Serviced Annually
  • Improper Use of Extension Cords
  • Inadequate or Missing Emergency Evacuation Plan
  • Housekeeping

  • Maintenance of Fire Lanes
  • Blocked/Locked Exits ·
  • Maintenance of Exit Signs & Emergency Lighting
  • Fire Extinguishers Not Serviced Annually

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