Please note that the bills sent out for September 30, 2018 with a due date of October 15, 2018 were duplicates of the August bills. We apologize for the error in sending a duplicate bill. Due to this error, customers will not receive a penalty for their September bill.
We appreciate your understanding during this time. Feel free to contact customer service with any questions or concerns.

Fire Prevention

Press Enter to show all options, press Tab go to next option

Fire Prevention is implemented in several ways by the department: Business Inspections, Fire Safety Classes, Fire Extinguisher Classes, Self Fire Inspection Program, Downtown Walk Around, education of officers and firefighters regarding Fire Prevention and Fire Safety.

Georgia Law requires the City of Winder enforce a fire code that is equal to the minimum fire laws of Georgia. The City complies with this law.

  • Fire Codes
  • Pre-1948 Georgia Fire Law
  • 2012 NFPA 101 Life Safety Code
  • ADA Codes as required by the U.S Department of Justice
  • 1948 Fire Code (Building and Exit Code)
  • NFPA codes as adopted and/or modified by the City of Winder and/or the State of Georgia Fire Marshal's Office
  • 2006 International Fire Code



inspections 1inspections 2        inspections 5         


Outdoor burn permits for the City of Winder are issued at Winder Fire Station #1, located at 96 North Broad Street. Citizens may pick up a burn permit in person during the hours 8:00 a.m. till 7:00 p.m. Monday through Sunday. Citizens are also responsible for following the outdoor burn regulations set forth by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division.


Free viewers are required for some of the attached documents.
They can be downloaded by clicking on the icons below.

Acrobat Reader Flash Player Windows Media Player Microsoft Silverlight Word Viewer Excel Viewer PowerPoint Viewer