Get a Fire Incident Report

A fire incident report may be purchased for each incident to which New Orleans Fire Department responds.


The New Orleans Fire Department issues several different types of reports. The fees for the report depend on the type of report requested.

  • Incident Report- $25.00  (Allow 7-10 working days for the report to be completed)
  • Investigative Reports- $50.00 (Timeframe depends upon the completion of the investigation)
  • Arson Report- $100.00 (A written request must be submitted to the Fire Prevention Division to obtain this report).

*NOTE* NO CASH PAYMENTS CAN  BE ACCEPTED (All checks, money orders and cashier’s checks should be made payable to the City of New Orleans)

For any questions concerning this process, please contact NOFD Fire Prevention (504) 658-4770 during business hours.

Request a Fire Incident Report

Citizens requesting incident reports must provide the correct date, address and approximate time of the incident.  Click the button below to use our online system to submit an Incident Report Request to the City of New Orleans via public records request. You may wish to search our publicly released records and documents at this address as well.  

City of New Orleans Open Public Records

You may also submit in person: 
Fire Prevention Department
317 Decatur St
New Orleans, LA 70130

Phone (504) 658-4770

Hours of Operation
9:00 am – 4:00pm

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(504) 658-4700
317 Decatur St New Orleans, LA 70130 View on map



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The New Orleans Fire Department (NOFD) is a multi-response, professional fire protection agency with a classification of “Class 1” representing exemplary commitment to building code enforcement.

The NOFD covers 299 square miles of Greater New Orleans serving approximately 364,000 residents and is one of the best and most unique fire departments in the nation.