Monday - Friday
8:00 - 4:00pm

908.756.0080

15 Mountain Blvd
Watchung, NJ 07069

Fire Prevention

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15 Mountain Boulevard
Watchung, NJ 07069

(908) 756-0080 x 235

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Contacts

Christopher Czuba
Fire Official
908-756-0091 ext. 235

Fire Prevention Information

The Bureau of Fire Prevention is responsible for a multitude of inspections and services to the public. The local enforcement agency enforces the Uniform Fire Safety Act and the codes and regulations adopted under it, in all buildings, structures and premises within the Borough of Watchung.

Owners of one and two family dwellings used for residential purposes are required to apply for and obtain the required Certificate of Smoke Alarm, Carbon Monoxide Alarm and Portable Fire Extinguisher Compliance prior to any change in the occupancy. This Inspection is scheduled with the owner upon receipt of a completed Application and fee.

The Bureau of Fire Prevention handles all complaints that violate the Uniform Fire Code for the State of New Jersey and The Watchung Borough Ordinances. The Fire Official performs required Origin and Cause investigations of fire incidents and provides public fire prevention programs in conjunction with the Watchung Volunteer Fire Department.