Fire Works

  • Last Updated: 06/17/2016
  • Effective Date: 06/08/2016

Policy Statement
There is no formal policy statement for this topic however procedures and other information are provided below.
Reason for policy
Required by State Law. The following guidelines are intended to provide information for anyone interested in displaying fireworks or pyrotechnics.
Procedures
Fireworks and pyrotechnics are regulated by O.C.G.A. Title 25 and NFPA 1123 -1126 and the UGA Office of Fire Safety. You must be licensed by the State of Georgia to display fireworks and pyrotechnics and permitting procedures must be followed.
Forms/Instructions
If you are going to have a fireworks or pyrotechnics display, please contact the UGA Office of Fire Safety for guidance at 706-542-5801.
Additional contacts
Will be provided when the Office of Fire Safety is contacted.  706-542-5801   https://esd.uga.edu/fire-safety
Responsibilities

Responsible University Senior Administrator: Vice President for Finance & Administration

Responsible University Administrator: Associate Vice President for Environmental Safety

          Policy Owner: UGA Office of Fire Safety

          Policy Contact: Russell Dukes

          Phone Number: 706-542-5801