Fire Marshal's Office

Fire Investigation

The Fire Marshal's office is responsible for Cause and Origin (C&O) fire investigation in Yakima County except for cities and Yakama Reservation.  Link to page


Fire & Life Safety Inspection Program

The Fire Marshal's Office conducts annual Fire and Life Safety Inspections for businesses. Our goal is to educate, rather than enforce, to keep employees and customers safe and the business operational. Fire is Everyone's Fight!  Link to page

Fire Code Plan Review

Fire Code Plan Review is performed on new construction, re-model/alteration, and change of occupancy permits to review projects for compliance with the International Fire Code and other recognized fire safety standards.  Link to page

Public Safety Education

Fire and Safety Education is more than a 1 time session in a classroom. Public education efforts address a variety of fire and life safety issues and require daily awareness and focus to reduce hazards and incidents.    Link to page

Wildland Urban Interface

The International Wildland-Urban Interface Code has been adopted to mitigate fire and life safety issues related to the diverse landscape in our County.  Link to page

Related Agencies & Organizations

Related fire and building agencies that may be of assistance in locating additional information.    Link to page