Fire

Non-Residential (Commercial) Inspections

Upon request, the Hamilton Fire Department will conduct paid inspections of non-residential (commercial) buildings.

How to request an inspection

Online: Request and payment via links below
Telephone: Contact Fire Prevention staff at 905-546-2424 x1380 to submit your request and pay via credit card.

Important Information

  • If you request an inspection and you are not the property owner, you will need to provide a written letter signed by the owner to Fire Prevention. If you need to submit written authorization it can be emailed to [email protected].
  • The online request system will only process one request at a time. If you have multiple requests, you may prefer to contact Fire Prevention via telephone.

Non-Residential Building Inspection – Less than 5 stories and less than 3,000 sq. ft per floor
2022 Fee $317.40 (including HST)
Description: Fire Prevention inspection of a non-residential building that is less than 5 stories (ie. 4 stories or less) and less than 3,000 sq. ft per floor. Fees include the cost of a final compliance letter.
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Non-Residential Building Inspection – Less than 5 stories and 3,000 to 5,000 sq. ft per floor
2022 Fee $501.30 (including HST)
Description: Fire Prevention inspection of a non-residential building that is less than 5 stories (ie. 4 stories or less) and 3,000 to 5,000 sq. ft per floor. Fees include the cost of a final compliance letter.
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Non-residential buildings with less than 5 stories and more than 5,000 sq. ft per floor
2022 Fee $668.50 (including HST)
Description: Fire Prevention inspection of a non-residential building that is less than 5 stories (4 stories or less) and more than 5,000 sq. ft per floor. Fees include the cost of a final compliance letter.
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Non-residential buildings with 5 or more stories and less than 3,000 sq. ft per floor
2022 Fee $750.65 (including HST)
Description: Fire Prevention inspection of a non-residential building that is 5 stories or more and less than 3,000 sq. ft per floor. Fees include the cost of a final compliance letter.
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Non-residential buildings with 5 or more stories and 3,000 to 5,000 sq. ft per floor
2022 Fee $885.25 (including HST)
Description: Fire Prevention inspection of a non-residential building that is 5 stories or more and 3,000 to 5,000 sq. ft per floor. Fees include the cost of a final compliance letter.
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Non-residential buildings with 5 or more stories and more than 5,000 sq. ft per floor
2022 Fee $1,185.55 (including HST)
Description: Fire Prevention inspection of a non-residential building that is 5 stories or more and more than 5,000 sq. ft per floor. Fees include the cost of a final compliance letter.
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