Fire Safety Inspections
All commercial properties are inspected to ensure compliance with fire safety regulations and codes. Inspections are conducted by on-duty shift personnel throughout the year.
Questions regarding fire safety inspections should be directed to Lake Villa Fire Prevention Bureau at (224) 444-8222, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m.
Fire Department Plan Review
The Lake Villa Fire Protection District conducts plan review on all new construction, renovations/additions, and modifications to buildings and fire protection systems. Such reviews include, but are not limited to, life safety, fire alarm, sprinkler, and kitchen hood wet chemical systems. The District utilizes 3rd party review through Fire Safety Consultants, Inc., but will also conduct some reviews in-house as well. Contractors are required to consult the fire prevention bureau regarding submission requirements for each project utilizing the plan review submission form.
Fire Safety Consultants, Inc.
The Lake Villa Fire Protection District accepts electronic plan review through Fire Safety Consultants. Please visit their site for more information regarding submittal requirements and review fee’s.
Fire Suppression Systems
Lake Villa Fire Protection District is the authority having jurisdiction for permit issuance and acceptance testing and inspections of Fire Protection Systems.
Fire Alarm Systems
Lake Villa Fire Protection District is the authority having jurisdiction for the issuance of fire alarm permits and acceptance testing and inspection of Fire Alarm Systems.
Fuel Tank Requirements
Click the button for applicable burning ordinances within the Lake Villa Fire Protection District.