Bureau of Fire Safety

COVID-19 UPDATE - NEW March 12, 2021
We have resumed commercial and farm inspections at all properties. 

Residential resale and change of tenant inspections are only being done by affidavit. Please visit  Home Resale & Rentals  for full details. 

Due to COVID-19 all residential inspections of one and two family dwellings at the time or resale or change of tenancy as required under N.J.A.C.5:70-4,4.19 Will be done via Affidavit only. We are NOT conducing in person inspections. 

Hopewell Valley Bureau of Fire Safety enforces the Uniform Fire Code of New Jersey in Hopewell Township, Hopewell Borough and Pennington Borough. 
All inspections are performed by the uniformed staff of the Hopewell Township Fire District No.1. 

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Open Burning

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Read the New Jersey State Open Burning Regulations (PDF).

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