Fire Protection Systems Inspections

The FPS inspection team conducts inspections, testing, and system commissioning for all new, upgraded, and altered fire protection systems. These systems include fire sprinklers, fire pumps, standpipes, suppression systems, fire hydrants, fire alarms, detection, smoke control, and access control systems.

Page updated on Dec 15, 2015 at 3:38 PM

The Fire Protection Systems unit operates with three full-time FPS Inspectors.

Staff Directory

Hours of Operation

  • New Systems inspectors are on duty weekdays from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

New System Scheduling

  • Inspections may be scheduled by calling 703.746.4255.  Calls will be returned within 1 business day.

Inspection & Test Procedures for New System Installations

The Department of Code Administration no longer performs retesting of existing fire protection systems.  Retesting is now performed by the Fire Department.  Please use the link below if you would like to schedule a retesting inspection.