Fire Permits

If you own or are interested in starting a business, there are specific permits that West Vancouver Fire & Rescue requires you to have, depending on your business type.

Contact us to find out which permits your business requires.

The BC Fire Code requires some buildings with occupancies over 60 will require a Fire Safety Plan. 

Fire Safety Plans & Pre-Incident Plans

Restaurants & Bars

For restaurants and bars, the following permits are required to operate legally:

  • Dangerous Goods/Compressed Gas Permit
  • Occupancy Load Certificate
Multi-Family (Landlords)

For landlords and rental property owners, the following permits are required to operate legally:

Construction & Demolition

For construction/demolition company owners, the following permits are required to operate legally:

Auto & Garage

For car dealerships and garage owners, the following permits are required to operate legally:

  • Dangerous Goods/Compressed Gas Permit
  • Hot Works Permit (if welding or using a gas torch)
Other Business Types

Here are some other fire permits to be aware of to operate legally:

CONTACT

West Vancouver Fire & Rescue
760 16th Street
West Vancouver BC  V7V 3S1

604-925-7370

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