Non-Water Based System Permits

The City of Waukesha Fire Department requires that all non-water based automatic extinguishing systems receive a full plans review before such a system can be installed in any location within the City of Waukesha.

These systems include, but are not limited to:
  • Carbon Dioxide Systems
  • Dry Chemical Systems
  • Halon Systems
  • Other systems that can be utilized in commercial and industrial occupancies for the purposes of protecting:
    • Cooking appliances
    • Computers
    • Telecommunication systems
    • Other things do not interface well with water
Application Form
See the Non-Water Automatic Extinguishing System Plan Review Form (PDF) using Adobe Acrobat Reader. This form must be submitted, along with the system plans and other required information, prior to any system being installed within the City of Waukesha. This plans review is necessary to ensure that all fire protection systems are designed and installed in accordance with any applicable codes and standards.