Portal to Tampa

Commercial Fire Permits

Underground FIre
Underground Fire (U/G)

Section of underground pipe dedicated exclusively to the fire sprinkler system that runs from the sprinkler riser to the last valve, that if closed, shuts off only the fire sprinkler system.

  1. Application

    • Commercial Miscellaneous / Fire
  2. Fees

    Do you want to get an estimate of your permit fee? Use this link to go to the Fee Calculator.

  3. Document Review

    • Site Plan

      • Proposed fire system location
      • Fire Hydrants (existing/proposed)
      • Utility Plan (if applicable)
      • System Details
    • System Product Specifications / Cut Sheets

  4. Inspection

    • FIRE - Rough-In
    • FIRE - Pressure Test
    • FIRE - Functional Test
    • FIRE - Final
Fire Alarm
Fire Alarm (F/A)

A system or portion of a combination system that consists of components and circuits arranged to monitor and annunciate the status of fire alarm or supervisory signal-initiating devices and to initiate the appropriate response to those signal.

  1. Application

    • Commercial Miscellaneous / Fire
  2. Fees

    Do you want to get an estimate of your permit fee? Use this link to go to the Fee Calculator.

  3. Document Review

    • Device System Plan​
    • Rise Diagram​
    • Fire Alarm system specifications/cut sheets​
    • Device Elevation (mounting heights)​
    • Voltage Drop Calculations (if required)
  4. Inspection

    • FIRE - Functional Test
    • FIRE - Final
Fire Sprinklers
Fire Sprinklers (F/S)

Systems, devices, and equipment used to detect a fire and its by-products, actuate an alarm, or suppress or control a fire and its by-products, or any combination thereof.​

  1. Application

    • Commercial Miscellaneous / Fire
  2. Fees

    Do you want to get an estimate of your permit fee? Use this link to go to the Fee Calculator.

  3. Document Review

    • Site Plan
      • Proposed fire system location
      • Fire Hydrants (existing/proposed)
      • Utility Plan (if applicable)
      • System details
    • Systems product specifications / cut sheets
  4. Inspection

    • FIRE - Rough-In
    • FIRE - Pressure Test
    • FIRE - Functional Test
    • FIRE - Final
Distributed Antenna Systems
Distributed Antenna Systems

A network of spatially separated antenna nodes connected to a common source via a transport medium that provides wireless service within a geographic area or structure.

  1. Application

    • Commercial Miscellaneous / Fire
  2. Fees

    Do you want to get an estimate of your permit fee? Use this link to go to the Fee Calculator.

  3. Document Review

    • Floor plan showing system location
    • Communication System Design Plans
    • Electrical Engineering plans/documents:
      • Rise Diagram
      • Equipment type and location
      • Backup power sources (if applicable)
      • Performance date of the transmission
    • Grid Plan
    • Equipment specifications/cut sheet
  4. Inspection

    • ELE - Final
    • FIRE - Final
    • BLD - Final