For information regarding Knox Box requirements, please call our Administrative Office at 415-878-2690, and we will mail you the most current Knox Box application to complete.
From the Novato Fire District Standard #202:
The Knox Box application standard is promulgated pursuant to the Uniform Fire Code as adopted by the Novato Fire Protection District.
A “Key Box is required where: 1) access to buildings is difficult; 2) in buildings with fire
alarm or sprinkler systems; 3) all facilities that are required to submit a hazardous materials business plan and 4) where electronic and manual gates could hamper emergency access.
After investigation of the available products, it has been determined that only the product line offered by the Knox Company of Phoenix satisfies the security needs of the Fire District and the community. The only acceptable order form will be provided by the Fire District. The approved Key Box models are:
3200 Knox Box Series
4400 Knox Vault Series
3500 Key Switch Series
1300 Knox Cabinet Series