Building Division Over-the-Counter permitting services will not be available Tuesday Sept 19 and Thursday Sept 21, 2017
Fire Truck at Station 51

Fire Department


Fire Chief Christopher Gray
All Fire Stations are Fully Operational 24/7, for emergencies call 9-1-1

Administrative Office (415) 485-3304 Non-Emergency Dispatch (415) 472-0911
Administrative Office:
1600 Los Gamos Drive
Suite 345
San Rafael, CA 94903

Monday - Friday: 8:30 am-5:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday: Closed
Emergency Response: 24/7

Fire Plan Checking
Tuesdays & Thursdays
1400 Fifth Avenue, 3rd Floor
Building Department
8:30 – 11:45 a.m.

Since 1874, we have been here for you, the community.  Our Mission is to help, delivering exceptional public service from seven San Rafael neighborhood fire stations.

Delivery of fire and rescue services is serious business and as such, we strive to provide the best public fire services available; a service that is capable, compassionate, predictable and sustainable.

Please join us for a "Last Cup of Coffee" at the Old Firehouse September 9 - details here.

If you are a firefighter candidate, please see our Firefighter Candidate Information document.

Check out our McDonald's ad, filmed at Station 51!

SMART has started service in San Rafael. Be Track Smart.

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