Bureau of Fire Prevention

Mission Statement

The Borough of Belmar Bureau of Fire Safety shall prescribe and enforce fire prevention and safety requirements as adopted by Municipal Ordinance, the New Jersey Uniform Fire Code and Nationally recognized fire safety practices, to establish a higher level of fire safety education, life safety and property protection from the hazards created by fire and explosion.

This Bureau within the Department of Code Enforcement is responsible for Fire Inspections of all businesses within the Borough of Belmar, on an annual basis, to ensure that they meet all aspects of the New Jersey Uniform Fire Safety Code. Additional areas of accountability include the investigation of all fires within the Borough and fire safety and prevention education programs.

Edward Ratyniak, Fire Marshal

601 Main Street Belmar, NJ 07719

732-681-3700 ext. 239



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Type 1 Fire Permit

DFS State LH Form

Fire Prevention Poster

Hood Cleaning Report

Time Extension Report

Top Violations

Knox Box Online Order


Kidde Important Recall Notice

CPSC Kidde Recall Press Release

Saftey Recall Placecard