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Fire Department prerequisite approvals processes

High-rise buildings and fireworks displays in the City of Philadelphia need to get special approvals from the Philadelphia Fire Department. These approvals need to be in place before you can apply for a High-Rise License or Fireworks Display Permit. The documents on this page provide information about how to get these Fire Department approvals.

 

Name Description Released Format
Fire command center requirements for high-rise buildings PDF This document explains how to get Fire Department approval for fire command centers in high-rise buildings. June 12, 2019
Fire Department pyrotechnics approval instructions PDF This document explains how to get Fire Department approval for a fireworks display permit. May 14, 2019

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