Child Care Center

Prospective child care center operators must contact the child care licensing agency (county or state) for a site inspection prior to requesting a site visit by the Fire Inspector, which is is required prior to licensure [MN Rules 9503.0155, subp.2].

If you run a child care center, download the following PDF for complete information on fire prevention site visits at your daycare center.

Child Care Center Information Sheet icon-acrobat (88 KB)

In-Home Care

The Fire Inspectorl conducts fire inspections at in-home daycare/foster care facilities for Washington County's child care licensing office. The following PDF will assist you in making sure that your home is ready for the inspection.

Daycare Inspection Checklist icon-acrobat (51KB)