Fire and Permit questions should be sent to the Fire Prevention Division.
Training and Equipment questions should be sent to the Training Division.
Teachers and Students should send their questions to the Public Education Office.
All other questions or requests should be sent to the Office of Public Information/Media Relations.
|Fire Department Directory||Phone Number|
|Connecting All Divisions||617-343-3550|
|Connecting All Fire Stations||617-343-2880|
|Commissioner's Office||617- 343-3610|
|Chief of Department||617-343-3610|
|Chief of Operations, Field Services||617-343-2105|
|Chief of Operations, Support Services||617-343-3617|
|Fire Investigation Unit (Arson Squad)||617-343-3324|
|Planning and Logistics||617-343-3390|
|Public Information Office||617-343-3415|
|Smoke Detector Inspections||617-343-2191|
|Fleet and Facilities||617-343-3312|
New Ordinance Enacted in Boston
Regulating the use and sale of outdoor cooking appliances, outdoor patio and space heaters, outdoor decorative appliances, and outdoor fireplaces. On July 30, 2014 the Boston City Council amended the Boston Fire Prevention Code by passing Article XXXIII of the Boston Fire Prevention Code.
Think Safety First When Planning Your Barbecue
BFD offers tips and advice on barbecue safety.
Massachusetts Smoke Alarm Laws
Massachusetts smoke alarm laws are changed as of January 2010.