Fire Marshal's Office

The Fire Marshal's Office is responsible for enforcing the North Carolina Fire Code, which relates to fire prevention in structures. Periodic inspections are conducted on all structures except one- and two-family dwellings.

Contact Information

Wake County Fire Marshal’s Office (Fire Code Enforcement/Fire Investigations)

Deputy Director – Fire Marshal
Braxton Tanner
919-856-5519

Deputy Fire Marshals (M-F)

Deputy Fire Marshal - Fire Inspections Manager
David Zoltoski
919-856-6343

Deputy Fire Marshal
Brittany Hocutt
919-856-6332

Deputy Fire Marshal
John Pinder
919-856-7095

Deputy Fire Marshal
Tyler Clark
919-856-6345

Deputy Fire Marshal
Stephen Wolf
919-856-6491

Deputy Fire Marshal
Vince Lombardi
919-856-6315

Deputy Fire Marshals (Shift)

A-Shift - Deputy Fire Marshal
Dan Gillespie
919-856-7096

B-Shift - Deputy Fire Marshal
Candler Thornton
919-856-7096

C-Shift - Deputy Fire Marshal
Lee Gupton
919-856-7096

D-Shift - Deputy Fire Marshal
Kyle Kohler
919-856-7096

Foster Care or Group Home Inspection Request

For inspections within the unincorporated areas of Wake County and in the municipal areas of Rolesville and Wendell, call the inspection request line:
919-856-6307

Municipality Contacts

If you are located within a municipality (other than Rolesville or Wendell), please refer to the list below for your respective Fire Prevention Office.

Apex:
919-362-4001

Cary:
919-469-4056

Fuquay-Varina:
919-552-0422

Garner:
919-772-4688

Holly Springs:
919-567-4733

Knightdale:
919-217-2292

Morrisville:
919-463-6120

Raleigh:
919-996-6392

Wake Forest:
919-435-9531

Zebulon:
919-269-6487