Requirements for an Occupancy Permit

In order for the Fire Department to recommend that Building Services issue an occupancy permit, the following items must be completed prior to scheduling a final Fire Alarm/Fire Protection System inspection: 

  • Exit and exit directional lights are installed over each door and functioning properly. 
  • Emergency lights must be installed and functioning properly.
  • Fire extinguishers must be mounted and properly serviced and tagged with the current year.
  • The address, including suite number (if applicable) must be displayed on the front/rear door (minimum of 6 inches).
  • If applicable, plans for the Fire Alarm System(s) shall have been submitted and approved in accordance with Village of Matteson requirements
  • If applicable, plans for Fire Suppression System(s) shall have been submitted and approved in accordance with the Village of Matteson requirements. 
  • Fire Protection Systems shall be monitored and tested in accordance with Village of Matteson requirements.
  • The hood/duct system must be serviced and tagged with the current year and a functional test will be required. 
  • A Knox Box must be installed and keys available to be locked inside by the Fire Inspector at the time of the final inspection. 
  • Fire lanes must be properly identified, and marked in accordance with Village of Matteson requirements. 
  • Alarm Systems must be registered in accordance with Village of Matteson requirements.

 

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