Fire Inspector / Official

Hamburg Borough has entered a shared service agreement with Hardyston Township for the position of the Fire Official. All questions regarding Life Hazard and non Life Hazard; smoke detector and carbon monoxide inspections should be directed to the official below.

Sellers must schedule an appointment with the Fire Official for a Smoke Detector/Carbon Monoxide Detector/Fire Extinguisher Certification.

Smoke Detector and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Compliance Certificate – Inspection Application

Detailed Regulations for Smoke Detector, Carbon Monoxide Alarm, and Fire Extinguishers

Appointments should be scheduled at least two (2) weeks prior to closing/change of occupancy.

The fees are as follows:

  • Payments received more than ten (10) business days prior to the closing/change of occupancy is $45.00
  • Payments received 4 – 10 business days prior to closing/change of occupancy is $90.00
  • Payments received less than 4 business days prior to change of occupancy is $161.00

NOTE: Change of tenancy also requires a Certificate of Habitability (Smoke Detector/Carbon Monoxide Detector Certification) see details above.

Fire Prevention Bureau
William E. Walsh
149 Wheatsworth Road
Hardyston, NJ 07419
Phone (973) 823-7020  ext. 9356 or 9402