Foster/Adoptive and Group Homes

The Brownsville Fire Marshal's Office conducts initial and annual fire inspections for foster/adoptive homes and group homes*. Below is a checklist that can help guide you through setting up your home for the fire inspection. 

We conduct the inspections Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Call (956) 548-6075 to schedule an inspection. Inspections must be scheduled no less than 1 business day before. 

*If caring for more than 5 individuals, please call our office to speak to a fire inspector for more information on what is required.

Foster/Adoptive and Group Homes (Less than 5)

Sec. 50-73. - Fire prevention fees

Foster/Adoptive Home $30.00 (Initial)
$30.00 (Annual)