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

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

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News & Events


  • An estimated 83% of fire deaths in Maine from 2011 - 2020 took place in the home.
Maine Fire Deaths  
2020 17
2021 27
2022 14


Maine Fire Protection Services Commission

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Safety Professionals