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Fire Marshal's Office
The mission of the Fire Marshal’s Office is to protect lives, property, and the environment through fire prevention.  Fire District 3 Logo
This is accomplished through existing occupancy inspections, new construction services, public education, code enforcement, and fire investigation.  

Services Offered

Existing Occupancy Inspections 
The Fire Marshal’s Office has jurisdiction to inspect,for fire and life safety violations, all commercial buildings and multi-family dwellings within the City of Battle Ground. 

New Construction
Plans for all new building construction and fire systems are reviewed by the Fire Marshal’s office.  If you require an inspection for new construction or an acceptance test for newly installed fire protection system (i.e. fire alarm or suppression system) or have any question concerning new construction please call 360-342-5046.

Public Education Programs 
Fire prevention and safety is a team effort between you and the Fire Marshal's Office. We offer education programs to teach fire safety and prevention to children, seniors and local businesses in our community.  If you'd like to request a station tour, an apparatus visit to your location, or an educational program for your group or organization, please use our online request form.  

Fire Investigation 
The Fire Marshal’s Office has extensive training and experience in fire dynamics, evidence collection, and fire pattern analysis.  Fire Investigators work with firefighters and law enforcement to determine the origin and cause of fires.  Fire Investigation aids in future prevention efforts and can also help bring criminals to justice. Contact the Fire Marshal for further information about fire investigation. 

Additional Resources


Chris Drone
Fire Marshal

109 S.W. 1st St., Suite 123
Battle Ground, WA 98604

Ph: (360) 342-5046
Fx: (360) 342-5049

Counter Hours
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue - Thu
8:00 am - 1:00 pm