Requirements for Fire Alarm Plan Review
Plans for Fire Alarm review will only be accepted Monday through Friday from 8 am to 3:30 pm.
Plans will be submitted to the Fire District Administration Office at:
East Greenwich Fire District Headquarters Station 1
284 Main St, East Greenwich, RI 02818 Phone: 401-886-8686
All plans shall meet the following minimum requirements:
Installing contractor information (Including contact phone number.)
Building owner information
Address of building
Description of building
Description of system
Three (3) sets of scaled plans on no less than 8-1/2” x 11” paper
Point-to-point and riser diagrams shall be included
Plans shall have the following components
o All system devices shall be shown in location of installation. (Including drill key switch,
fan shut downs, etc.)
If plans are for an update of an existing system show “New” and “Existing”
o Legend shall be clear
o Scale shall be located on all pages
o Building dimensions shall be included
o Dimension of building interior (room sizes) where devices to be located shall be included
o Location of Key Access Box
o Location of Annunciator.
o FACP location
o Location of all building services (Water, Heat, Electric, Sprinkler, etc.)
o Plans shall indicate panel with FA Circuit Breaker Lock.
Cut sheets for all devices used shall be included
Battery calculations shall be submitted
The installing contractor is responsible to ensure that the system is installed following the Rhode Island
Fire Laws and Rules Annotated (most current edition) with all amendments and NFPA 72. Failure to
meet the above minimum requirements shall result in rejection of the Fire Alarm Plans for review.
Final Inspections are by appointment. Call 401-886-8686 ext 4, Monday through Friday 8 am to 3:30 pm.
Requirements for Final Inspections
On day of Final Inspection the Installing Contractor must have the following:
Access to all areas of the building
NFPA 72 Record of Completion
Copy of 100% pre-test
Copy of Signed Testing and Maintenance Contract
Keys for Key Access Box