Plan Review, Permits and Inspections


The department is responsible for conducting fire and life safety inspections for all new commercial construction projects,  existing commercial properties, and sprinkled residential structures.  All existing commercial businesses within the City of Krum are inspected on an annual basis. 

Plan Review

The Fire Marshal reviews commercial and residential plans, fire alarm systems, and fire sprinkler systems to ensure compliance with the 2018 International Fire Code, NFPA,  and adopted amendments,  which are all approved by the Krum City Council. Please contact the fire marshal's office if your project needs to be reviewed.



To apply for a permit please email

Please contact the fire prevention office prior to beginning your project to submit your plans for inspection to verify compliance with applicable codes and to get the required permits. Failure to comply with this requirement may result in fines.