Smoke Detectors

Smoke Detector Certificates of Compliance

Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 148, Section 26F requires that all properties being sold be inspected by the Fire Department for compliance with smoke detector regulations. For more information about smoke detector regulations, please visit the Commonwealth of Massachusetts website.


Inspections may be scheduled by calling the Fire Prevention Division, Monday through Friday,  from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., at 617-730-2270. The inspection fee is $50.