: Office of the State Fire Marshal

Fire Prevention, Engineering, Training, and Enforcement

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Whether you're a firefighter, building professional, business owner, or researcher, our knowledge hub offers curated resources and information specifically for you. Find what you need to know about fire safety, regulations, training, and more.

State Fire Training

The State Fire Training User Portal is a central system for all participants in the California Fire Service Training and Education System (CFSTES) or the Fire Service Training and Education Program (FSTEP).

State Fire Training Portal

Our Mission

The Office of the State Fire Marshal (OSFM) is the CAL FIRE program that protects life and property through the development and application of fire prevention, engineering, training and education, and enforcement.

Fire Hazard Severity Zones

Fire Hazard Severity Zone maps recognize areas of increased fire danger in California. View the current and proposed maps, and learn more about Fire Hazard Severity Zones.

FHSZ Maps and Info

News and Updates

Stay in the know with our latest news and information bulletins! Discover what's happening and be the first to catch the latest developments.
The OSFM listing service provides building authorities, architectural and engineering communities, contractors, and the fire service with a reliable and readily available source of information.
Please read the attached crime alert.  If you have any information, please contact the Office of the State Fire Marshal Arson and Bomb Unit at arsonbomb@fire.ca.gov or call the CAL FIRE Arson Hotline at 1-800-468-4408.

Building a Stronger California

California is taking bold steps to fortify its communities against the wildfire threat. Through innovative strategies, cutting-edge technology, and a united front, we're building resilience like never before.
Learn More About Wildfire Preparedness

GOVmotus Pay Fees, Look up License Status and More!

The GOVMOTUS system allows for quick and easy payment options for license application fees, license status lookups, complaints, and Building Materials Listings.

Stay Up To Date

Visit our recall page to access up-to-date information on recalls affecting fire and safety equipment.

Safety First, Service Always

The team at the Office of the State Fire Marshal are dedicated professionals committed to serving and safeguarding the people, property, and resources of California. Stay connected with us on social media or contact us for more information.

Joe Tyler

Director / Fire Chief

Daniel Berlant

State Fire Marshal