Tar Kettle Permit    

Permit Description

  • Open Fires – Diesel or LPG/Propane Fueled - Portable Devices  – Tar Kettle

Cost of Permit
Original Permit $105.00
Additional Cost For Each Storage Cage $210.00
Additional Cost for Each Storage Cabinet $105.00

Permit Length

  • Permit not to Exceed a Year
  • FD permit expiration will coincide w/ DOB (or Authority having jurisdiction) 
  • Work permit expiration date 

Application Requirements

  • Letter of request on company Letterhead
  • Proof of Liability Insurance
    Department of Buildings (DOB) or Authority having jurisdiction work permit
  • Certificates of Fitness  
    S-93 for Diesel fueled Kettles and G-60 for Torch Operator 
    G-40 for Propane/LPG fueled Kettles, 
    F-60 Fire Guard at Construction Sites (must be differentindividual than Torch Operator) 

Additional Information

  • Variance Letter from the Fire Department
  • An inspection of the site with the Tar Kettle(s) present is required
  • Log of F-60 holders hourly inspection and re-inspection ½ hour and 1 hour after operations  cease  

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