The City of Fairfax Fire Department will provide free battery powered smoke alarms (smoke detectors) to any City of Fairfax resident and will install them in your home at no cost! Free smoke alarm batteries also are available upon request. If you live in the City of Fairfax and you need battery powered smoke alarms for your home, please call 703.385.7830 (TTY 7-1-1) or complete the following online form. A representative of the Fire Department will contact you and schedule an appointment to install your free smoke alarms. Newer homes are equipped with smoke alarms which are connected to the house electrical wiring or hardwired. We can not install or replace this type of detector/alarm, however we will replace the batteries if necessary.
This program is offered through the City of Fairfax Fire Department Office of Code Administration and is for City of Fairfax residents.
If you live in Fairfax County, VA please contact the Fire Station nearest to your home address: https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/fire-ems/fire-stations. If you are unable to reach your nearest Fire Station, please contact the Fairfax County Public Affairs and Life Safety Education office at 703-246-3801 or TTY 711
Free Smoke Detectors Request