Houston Fire Department

Houston Fire Marshal Office

Jerry Ford
Assistant Fire Chief Jerry Ford

Fire Marshal, City of Houston
832-394-6900
600 Jefferson, Ste. 700
Houston, TX 77002

The Fire Marshal's Office oversees the Arson Bureau which includes arson, origin/cause, intelligence, prosecution; and the Life Safety Bureau of the Houston Fire Department which includes inspection, education, enforcement, and code development.

Arson

Arson Tips (24 hour): 713.222.8477
HFD Arson Office: 832.395.8542
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Inspections and Prevention

Hazards / Violations (Non-Business Hours): 713.884.3143
HFD LSB Office: 832.394.6900

Permits

Houston Permitting Center: 832.394.9000
1002 Washington Ave., ZIP 77002
www.houstonpermittingcenter.org