Welcome to the Maine Office of State Fire Marshal

The mission of the Office of State Fire Marshal is to prevent loss of life and property for those that live, work and visit in the State of Maine.  Our goal is to protect against the devastation of fire, explosions and life safety hazards with integrity and fairness through fire prevention, public education, planning, research, investigation and enforcement of enacted laws and rules.

ARSON Hot-Line
1-888-870-6162

Call to provide tips or other information that will lead to the identification of persons responsible for arson.

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News & Events

  • The Bureau of Building Codes and Standards (which includes Code Enforcement) has been moved to the State Fire Marshal's Office: Building Codes
  • The Maine State Fire Marshal's 2019 policy on the use of Christmas trees in public buildings: 2019 Christmas tree policy (PDF)

Maine Fire Protection Services Commission

  • October 7, 2019 at Dept. of Public Safety
  • November 4, 2019 at Dept. of Public Safety
  • December 2, 2019 at Dept. of Public Safety
  • Minutes
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Safety Professionals