Fire Inspections

The Mendham Bureau of Fire Prevention was established by the Mayor and Council on November 4, 1974 and has the responsibility and authority to enter, investigate and perform routine fire inspections of all buildings, structures and properties within the Borough of Mendham with the exception of owner occupied 1 & 2 family dwellings.

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Contact Instructions

For New Construction:

  • Craig Bellamy (973) 543-7152 ext. 18 or – Office Hours – Monday, Wednesday & Friday – 9am to Noon and Tuesday & Thursday 12:30 pm to 4 pm

For fire safety permits or Residential Smoke Detector, Carbon Monoxide alarms and Portable Fire Extinguisher inspections at the time of a residential resale or re-occupancy or Status of Fire Code violation status certificates for Commercial Building resale:

  • Karen Bellamy-Orgera (973) 543-7152 ext. 10 or

For NON-required or courtesy “Home” fire safety inspections:

  • Craig Bellamy (973) 543-7152 or