Fire Code

Washoe County Code 60: Fire Code

Contractor Checklists and information:

Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District has adopted, in accordance with NAC 477, the 2012 International Fire Code and 2012 International Wildland Urban Interface Code, with amendments.  See the amendments for specific requirements for development within TMFPD.  Any questions regarding development, commercial and residential plan review, contact fire prevention at (775) 326-6000, option 4.  See Washoe County Building Department's document on construction in the WUI for additional information.  Please find attached helpful checklists outlining the minimum information to be placed on a set of plans for construction within TMFPD.  All plans shall be submitted through the Washoe County Building Department and be in compliance with all required Codes and Ordinances for TMFPD and State Law.

NFPA 72 Checklist

Residential fire sprinkler checklist

Commercial fire sprinkler checklist

Blasting Permit Application

Underground Piping checklist

TMFPD Building Permit Application - Please complete, print and attach to plans before submitting.

High-pile storage:  High pile storage requirements and instructional information is available below.  Information and evaluation of high-pile storage arrangements shall be prepared by a fire protection specialist or fire protection engineer and shall include the information below.  TMFPD will determine if the prepared report meets the requirements of the International Fire Code 2012 Ed. for compliance.  Please call 775-326-6000, Option 4, with questions.

High-pile storage information

High-pile storage illustrated guide

High-pile storage application