The Seguin Fire Marshal's Office conducts inspections on all buildings in the city limits. We also conduct construction inspection for compliance with the International Fire Code and local amendments.
Currently Seguin Fire Marshal's Office is following the NFPA codes listed below. This list is subject to change with the publication of new editions.
NFPA 10 – Standard for Portable Fire Extinguishers 2022
NFPA 13 - Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems 2022
NFPA 13R - Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in Low-Rise Residential 2022
NFPA 13D – Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems in One and Two family 2022 Dwellings and Manufactured Homes
NFPA 14 – Standard for the Installation of Standpipe and Hose Systems 2019
NFPA 17 - Standard for Dry Chemical Extinguishing Systems 2021
NFPA 17A - Standard for Wet Chemical Extinguishing Systems 2021
NFPA 20 - Standard for the Installation of Stationary Pumps for Fire Protection 2022
NFPA 22 – Standard for Water Tanks for Private Fire Protection 2023
NFPA 24 – Standard for the Installation of Private Fire Service Mains 2022
NFPA 25 – Standard for the Inspection, Testing and Maintenance of Water-Based 2023 Fire Protection Systems
NFPA 30 – Flammable & Combustible Liquids Code 2021
NFPA 58 – Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code (current edition adopted by TRRC) 2017
NFPA 72 – National Fire Alarm & Signaling Code 2022
Knox Lock Boxes
Knox Boxes are to be installed at exterior access doors to the fire protection riser rooms or other identified locations as required by the Fire Marshal.
Knox Boxes are ordered online from Knox and are assigned a unique key core for the City of Seguin Fire Department.