Fire Marshal's Office

The City of King Fire Marshal's Office is charged with improving public safety by promoting the control of fire hazards. We stirve to insure that the North Carolina Fire Prevention Code (North Carolina Building Code Volume V) is enforced within the City Limits.

The role of the Fire Marshal includes prevention of loss of life and property due to hazardous materials, man-made hazards and other natural hazards. The Fire Marshal accomplishes these goals through the enforcement of national, state, and local fire codes and the provision of fire prevention and safety preparedness programs.


Primary Methods of Fire Prevention and Protection:
1. Code Enforcement (Permits, Inspections, and Plans Review)
2. Fire Investigation
3. Fire Data Collection
4. Fire Prevention and Safety Education
5. Technical and Regulatory Advisors for Local Fire Boards and Associations
6. Fire Department Training
7. Fire Prevention and Safety Education


Office hours are: Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5pm

For any questions or concerns contact:

Assistant Chief Brad Cheek