Fire & rescue service

also known as: Northumberland fire and rescue service.

Our aim is to reduce deaths & injuries, making Northumberland a safer place to live, work & visit.

The Fire Brigades Union (FBU) has announced that it plans to take a further period of strike action. Find out more here.
Public Consultation 4th July to 5th September 2014: Provide your views over the relocation of Hexham Community Fire Station. Find out more here.

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Local fire stations

Find the contact details and locations for our 17 fire stations and headquarters. We also have meeting rooms for hire.


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Fire safety advice

Our aim is to reduce the risk of a fire occurring. Check our advice and guidance and make sure you understand your responsibilities regarding fire safety legislation.


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Recruitment and volunteering

Find out about the opportunities available to work for the Fire and Rescue Service.


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Reducing and preventing arson

Help us to reduce and prevent arson, find out what you can do to prevent arson and how to report risks and incidents.


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Training

We specialise in training and development courses for a range of organisations.


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Children and young people

Find out more about the opportunities young people have to get involved with the Fire and Rescue Service.


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Support for victims of a fire or flood

If you have been a victim of fire or flood, have a look at our advice and find out where you can find more support.


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Civil emergencies

Find out how we prepare and plan for emergencies and how we help protect communities in the event of an emergency.