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Hawthorne Fire Department

Fire Prevention

This office is responsible for enforcement of the New Jersey Unifrom Fire Code within the Borough. If required permits are not obtained, penalties will be imposed. 

A Certificate of Smoke Detector, Carbon Monoxide Alarm and Fire Extinguisher Compliance is required for all changes of tenancy within the Borough of Hawthorne.

The Fire Official also serves as the Borough's Housing Officer, enforcing the New Jersey Housing Code. 

Hot Tar Roofing Permit Application

Torch Down Permit Application

2nd Floor, Suite 202
Office Hours:  8:30 am to 4:30 pm
   (No Permits issued after 3 pm) 

Phone:     (973) 427-5555 x216
Fax:         (973) 427-0410

Fire Official*      Gene DeAugustines x216



Please note that all fees for the Uniform Fire Code Office are payable by check, money order or EXACT CHANGE.

Click here for the Schedule of Fees.