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Holiday Decoration Safety

Environmental Safety

View policy pdf: Holiday Decoration Safety Policy

Policy Statement

There is no formal policy statement for this topic however procedures and other information are provided below.

Reason for Policy 

The following guidelines are intended to provide information for anyone interested in displaying holiday decorations.


There are codes and regulations concerning holiday decorations. Please contact the UGA Office of Fire Safety if you have questions at 706-542-5801.

Additional contacts

University Housing (

National Fire Protection Association (617-770-3000) UGA Fire Safety 706-542-5801


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

Date Issued: 06/08/2016

Last Reviewed/Updated: