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Responsible for the service City of Helsinki

Fire inspection

  • Service
  • Helsinki
  • Public service

The Rescue Department carries out the scheduled fire inspection in its region, in accordance with the control plan, as well as other control assignments and regional risk management measures. The control of residential buildings is carried out as in-house control.

Do the following

The fire inspector must be provided with access to all premises and areas to be inspected. The representative of the property must make all necessary documents available to the fire inspector.

To whom and on what terms

A fee is charged for the service.

Background information

Fire inspections are the responsibility of the rescue authorities. During the inspection visit, the fire inspector provides advice and instructions on fire safety, and a written record of the inspection must be produced.

The owner or occupant of a property or the operator must, on request, provide the authorities with a rescue plan and other details of the fire and evacuation safety of the building.

Basic information

The service is provided byCity of Helsinki
Responsible for the serviceCity of Helsinki
Area Helsinki
Available languagesFinnish, Swedish
Text edited by: City of Helsinki
Updated: 14/8/2022