Plan Review Requirements and Checklists

Contractors wishing to install or up fit any of the fire protection systems listed below must submit plans to the Winston-Salem Fire Department and receive approval prior to commencing work. Each link below lists specific requirements for the respective type of work. Most of the links also include interactive checklists at the bottom of the list of requirements contained therein.


Plan Review Requirements [pdf/4mb/99p]  

Key Box (aka "Knox Box") Installation

Fire Alarm Plan Submittal Requirements

Fire Sprinkler/Standpipe Plan Submittal Requirements

Fire Sprinkler ("Small Jobs") Submittal Requirements

Automatic Fire Extinguishing System Plan Submittal Requirements

Tank Installation Plan Submittal Requirements

Access Control Plans (Mag Locks, Electric Strikes, Card Readers, etc.) require a separate building permit.  Contact the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Building and Inspections Department for submittal requirements.

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