New Construction

University of Georgia

Office of Fire Safety

Construction Projects

New Construction



All new construction on University of Georgia properties come under the jurisdiction of the State Fire Marshal’s Office. Before any construction or site development takes place, two sets of Building Blueprints must be submitted to the State for review accompanied by a 354-Transmittal Form. Note: This is true of all University of Georgia properties and new construction state wide. The State Fire Marshal’s Office can be reached at:


GA. Department of Insurance – Fire Safety Division

2 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive

Suite 916 – West Tower

Atlanta, Georgia 30334

(404) 656-7087


You can obtain a 354-Transmittal Form at


The UGA Office of Fire Safety should also be notified of all impending construction projects. We will assist you with:


A.)   Questions about code requirements and plan submissions prior to you sending your plans to the State Fire Marshal’s Office;

B.)    On-site consultations and inspections during the building construction process;

C.)    Arrangement and scheduling of the 80% and 100% inspections by the State Fire Marshal’s Office.


Please contact us if you have any questions or need additional assistance:


                UGA Office of Fire Safety

                240A Riverbend Road

                Athens, Georgia 30602

                (706) 542-5801