Permits

Any type of work, alteration or new construction impacting a fire protection or a life safety system requires a permit from the Nashua Fire Marshal’s Office.

Individuals should also contact the City of Nashua’s Building Safety Department to see if any other permits are required.

City of Nashua Code § 156-20: Permits and fee schedules

Fire Alarm

Plan submission requirements for review and approval can be found here. Please fill out the basic information on the Fire Alarm System Permit as part of the submission. The Final Acceptance Certification must be submitted prior to scheduling the final inspection.



Automatic Sprinkler

Plan submission requirements for review and approval can be found here. Please fill out the basic information on the Fire Suppression Permit as part of the submission. The Final Acceptance Certification must be submitted prior to scheduling the final inspection.


Commercial Kitchen Hood Suppression

Plan submission requirements for review and approval can be found here. The Final Acceptance Certification must be submitted prior to scheduling the final inspection.


Other Suppression Systems

Plan requirements for other suppression systems not listed above can be found here. The Final Acceptance Certification must be submitted prior to scheduling the final inspection.


Demolition

Demolition of buildings require a permit to be issued. 


Hot Works

Prior to performing Hot Work, please call our office to determine if the scope of work will require a hired detail.


Blasting

Blasting Permits have special stipulations and the information can be found here.



Underground Tank Removal/Abandonment

Underground tank removal/abandonment permit application can be found here.


Underground Propane Tank Installation

Underground propane tank installation requires a permit. Do not back fill a tank or associated gas tubing prior to an inspection by the Fire Marshal’s Office.