Smoke Detector Inspections

-To book the appointment, you will need to apply via the online portal. We do not accept walk in applications 

-After you submit the online application and payment one of the Fire Prevention Captains will book your appointment via phone or email.

-All payments via Check or Credit Card must be made via the online portal before the inspection.

-When we arrive for the inspection everyone must have masks or face coverings on and the windows must be open. The Fire Prevention Captain’s reserve the right to ask for people to vacate the premises during the inspections for safety reasons if requested.

Any questions please contact Captains Fontes or Thomas at 508-261-7492 or

-Questions and other issues that require an in person appointment can be booked by calling 508-261-7492 or emailing

Guide to Massachusetts Smoke and Carbon Monoxide requirements when selling a One or Two family Residence:

Inspection Schedule & Appointments

Inspections are not done the same day an appointment is made.  Please be sure to allow enough time to get an appointment prior to your closing date.


inspection fees are as follows:

Number of Dwelling UnitsFee
3 to 6$150
7 Plus$500

Checks should be made payable to the Town of Mansfield.


In the event your smoke detectors fail inspection, you must go through the process again, and you may be subject to re-inspection fee.

If you pass inspection you’ll receive a smoke detector certificate which is good for 60 days.