A bonfire is a large but controlled outdoor fire, intended as part of a celebration. A Special Event Permit is required.
Open flames or candles indoors require an Operational Permit from the Fire Inspections Division.
Accessibility, parking, seating, signage, ingress and egress for people with disabilities shall be in compliance with Chapter 1341 of the Minnesota State Building Code.
Contact Fire Inspection Services
For more information, email or call any of the following individuals for permit or code related information.
[email protected] / 612-201-2624
[email protected] / 612-673-3273
[email protected] / 612-673-3772
Fire Inspections Services Office
Public Service Center
250 S. 4th Street, Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Phone: 612-673-3000 or 311
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Last updated Oct 18, 2018