Welcome to the Office of the Fire Marshal
The primary duty of the Bexar County Fire Marshal's Office (BCFMO) is to develop, foster and promote methods of protecting the lives and property of the citizens of Bexar County from fires, both natural and man-made hazards, and other significant events through the direct coordination and action with other public safety, private, and business communities. The BCFMO staff takes pride in the execution of this responsibility with the highest standards of professionalism, efficiency, integrity and accountability.
The BCFMO consists of five functions: Fire Code Compliance & Enforcement, Fire Prevention & Inspections, Fire/Arson Investigations, Fire Dispatch Communications, and Community Outreach Initiatives. The BCFMO staff provides rapid response to requests for investigations, inspections, fire code compliance, and emergency management assistance.
The Commissioners Court will hold a public hearing to consider the FY 2017-18 Proposed Budget on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. in the Double-Height Courtroom on the second floor of the Bexar County Courthouse. Read about the Proposed Budget Public Hearing
Six (6) WayPoints will provide new, street-level communications technology that creates a public Wi-Fi and interactive network for Bexar County residents and visitors. Learn more about the upcoming WayPoints...
The US Small Business Administration can help provide relief to those affected by the storms and tornadoes occurring February 19-20. See what SBA loans are available & how to qualify.
Bexar County Fire Marshal
San Antonio, Texas 78207
LOUIS CHRIS LOPEZ, III
JOHN D. ORTEGA, JR.
NATHAN P. MENDENHALL