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The fire code official and, when specified in this rule, the state fire marshal are authorized in accordance with paragraph (E)(1)(a)(ii)(105.1.1.2) of this rule to issue construction permits for work as provided for in this rule.
(a) 105.7.1 Automatic Fire-Extinguishing Systems
A construction permit for installation of or modification to an automatic fire-extinguishing system. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be a modification and does not require a permit.
(b) 105.7.2 Battery Systems
A permit to install stationary storage battery systems having a liquid capacity of more than 50 gallons (189 L).
(c) 105.7.3 Compressed Gases
Where the compressed gases in use or storage exceed the amounts listed in Table 105.6.9 of this rule, a construction permit to install, repair damage to, abandon, remove, place temporarily out of service, or close or substantially modify a compressed gas system.
Exceptions:
  1. Routine maintenance.
  2. For emergency repair work performed on an emergency basis, application shall be made within two working days of commencement of work.
(d) 105.7.4 Cryogenic Fluids
A construction permit for installation of or alteration to outdoor stationary cryogenic fluid storage systems where the system capacity exceeds the amounts listed in Table 105.6.11 of this rule. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be an alteration and does not require a construction permit.
(e) 105.7.5 Emergency Responder Radio Coverage System
A construction permit for installation of or modification to emergency radio responder radio coverage systems and related equipment. Maintenance performed in accordance with this rule is not considered to be a modification and does not require a construction permit.
(f) 105.7.6 Fire Alarm and Detection Systems and Related Equipment
A construction permit for installation of or modification to fire alarm and detection systems and related equipment. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be a modification and does not require a construction permit.
(g) 105.7.7 Fire Pumps and Related Equipment
A construction permit for installation of or modification to fire pumps and related fuel tanks, jockey pumps, controllers and generators. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be a modification and does not require a permit.
(h) 105.7.8 Flammable and Combustible Liquids
A construction permit:
  1. To install, repair or modify a pipeline for the transportation of flammable or combustible liquids.
  2. To install, construct or alter tank vehicles, equipment, tanks, plants, terminals, fuel-dispensing stations, refineries, distilleries and similar facilities where flammable and combustible liquids are produced, processed, transported, stored, dispensed or used.
  3. To install, alter, remove, abandon or otherwise dispose of a flammable or combustible liquid tank and any line or dispensing device connected thereto.
(i) 105.7.9 Gates and Barricades Across Fire Apparatus Access Roads
A construction permit for the installation of or modification to a gate or barricade across a fire apparatus access road.
(j) 105.7.10 Hazardous Materials
A construction permit to install, repair damage to, abandon, remove, place temporarily out of service, or close or substantially modify a storage facility or other area regulated by rule 1301:7-7-50 of the Administrative Code where the hazardous materials in use or storage exceed the amounts listed in Table 105.6.21 of this rule.
Exceptions:
  1. Routine maintenance.
  2. For emergency repair work performed on an emergency basis, application for permit shall be made within two working days of commencement of work.
(k) 105.7.11 Industrial Ovens
A construction permit for installation of industrial ovens covered by rule 1301:7-7-30 of the Administrative Code.
Exceptions:
  1. Routine maintenance.
  2. For repair work performed on an emergency basis, application for permit shall be made within two working days of commencement of work.
(l) 105.7.12 LP-Gas
A construction permit for installation of or modification to an LP-gas system. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be a modification and does not require a permit.
(m) 105.7.13 Private Fire Hydrants
A construction permit for the installation or modification of private fire hydrants. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be a modification and does not require a permit.
(n) 105.7.14 Smoke Control or Smoke Exhaust Systems
Construction permits for installation of or alteration to smoke control or smoke exhaust systems. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be an alteration and does not require a permit.
(o) 105.7.15 Solar Photovoltaic Power Systems
A construction permit to install or modify solar photovoltaic power systems. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be a modification and does not require a permit.
(p) 105.7.16 Spraying or Dipping
A construction permit to install or modify a spray room, dip tank or booth. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be a modification and does not require a permit.
(q) 105.7.17 Standpipe Systems
A construction permit for the installation, modification, or removal from service of a standpipe system. Maintenance performed in accordance with the state fire code is not considered to be a modification and does not require a permit.
(r) 105.7.18 Temporary Membrane Structures and Tents
A construction permit to erect an air-supported temporary membrane structure, a temporary stage canopy or a tent having an area in excess of 400 square feet (37 m2).
Exceptions:
  1. Tents used exclusively for recreational camping purposes.
  2. Funeral tents and curtains, or extensions attached thereto, when used for funeral services.
  3. Tents and awnings open on all sides, which comply with all of the following:
    3.1.  Individual tents having a maximum size of 700 square feet (65 m2).
    3.2.  The aggregate area of multiple tents placed side by side without a fire break clearance of not less than 12 feet (3658 mm) shall not exceed 700 square feet (65 m2) total.
    3.3.  A minimum clearance of 12 feet (3658 mm) to structures and other tents is maintained.