Businesses in the City of Folsom are inspected to ensure compliance with City and State fire & life safety regulations. Fire Prevention Division is responsible for conducting the periodic inspection of schools, hospitals, and the City's 2,600 businesses, as well as following up on fire hazard and weed complaints, and issuing Folsom Fire Code permits for hazardous occupancies and activities.
The current Folsom Fire Code is the 2009 International Fire Code with Folsom and State of California amendments. All City of Folsom amendments can be found in the Folsom Municipal Code. The current fees for inspections and permits can be found in the Fire Department Fee Schedule.