Public records in the possession of the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE) which are not exempt from disclosure under the Public Records Act shall be available for inspection, and copies of such public records shall be provided, pursuant to these guidelines. These guidelines are posted in all Department offices and on the department's public website. A copy of these guidelines is available upon request without cost.
Click here to request a fire report from CAL FIRE.
To ensure accuracy in responding to a request for public records, the Department encourages all requests to be submitted through the CAL FIRE Public Records Center GovQA Portal.