Fire and Rescue NSW

Fire and Rescue NSW - Prepared for anything.

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is one of the world's largest urban fire and rescue services and is the busiest in Australia. Our overriding purpose is to enhance community safety, quality of life, and confidence by minimising the impact of hazards and emergency incidents on the people, property, environment and economy of NSW.

What you need to know about...

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Home Safety Visits

A safety visit can assist in helping you reduce the risk of an accidental fire in the home and safely escape in the event of a fire. Click here to request a safety visit.

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Lithium-ion battery safety

Lithium-ion batteries are the fastest growing fire risk. Click here to understand the risks and be prepared.

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On-call recruitment

Want to become an on-call firefighter? Learn more about joining the team that's prepared for anything.

Emergency contacts

In an emergency call Triple Zero (000)

Bushfire Information: Call the NSW Rural Fire Service: 1800 679 737
www.rfs.nsw.gov.au [external link]

Floods and Storms: Call the SES: 132 500
www.ses.nsw.gov.au [external link]

Latest news and updates

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Media outlets are invited to attend the local launch of Smoke Alarm Action Day, an initiative designed to combat complacency around fire safety in the home. The Action Day, on Saturday 1 June, will kick off Fire and Rescue NSW’s 2024... Learn more about the at Corrimal.

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CORRIMAL | . Media outlets are invited to attend the local launch of Smoke Alarm Action Day, an initiative designed to combat complacency around fire safety in the home.The Action Day, on Saturday 1 June, will kick off Fire and Rescue NSWs 20... View on X [external link]

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NORTH NARRABEEN | #FRNSW firefighters have extinguished a fire after a car left the road, collided with a tree and caught alight on the Wakehurst Parkway. @beachescouncil View on X [external link]

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Households warned against smoke alarm complacency this winter | NSW

Firefighters, NRL stars and other top athletes are urging households across the state to make sure they have working smoke alarms fitted in their homes, as Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) launches its annual Winter Fire Safety Campaign.  New figures reveal that last... Learn more about the Households warned against smoke alarm complacency this winter at NSW.

access_time 12:39pm • May 29, 2024
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NSW | Households warned against smoke alarm complacency this winter. Firefighters, NRL stars and other top athletes are urging households across the state to make surethey have working smoke alarms fitted in their homes, as Fire and Rescue NSW... View on X [external link]

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HOLSWORTHY | #FRNSW firefighters are working to free a trapped occupant after a three car crash on Heathcote Road. @Lpool_Council View on X [external link]

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MEDIA ALERT - Fire and Rescue NSW to launch Smoke Alarm Action Day | Alexandria

Emergency Services Minister, Jihad Dib, will join FRNSW Commissioner, Jeremy Fewtrell, and RFS Assistant Commissioner, Stuart Midgley, at a media conference today to launch Smoke Alarm Action Day, aimed at combatting public complacency this winter. In winter 2022, of the 959... Learn more about the MEDIA ALERT - Fire and Rescue NSW to launch Smoke Alarm Action Day at Alexandria.

access_time 03:08pm • May 28, 2024
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ALEXANDRIA | MEDIA ALERT - Fire and Rescue NSW to launch Smoke Alarm Action Day. Emergency Services Minister, Jihad Dib, will join FRNSW Commissioner, Jeremy Fewtrell, and RFS Assistant Commissioner, Stuart Midgley, at a media conference tomorro... View on X [external link]

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Businesses and traffic impacted as a result of ongoing silo fire operation | Bomaderry

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) continue to combat a silo fire at a food manufacturing facility in Bomaderry, on the state’s south coast. FRNSW firefighters responded to an automatic fire alarm activation at the facility in Bolong Road just before... Learn more about the Businesses and traffic impacted as a result of ongoing silo fire operation at Bomaderry.

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BOMADERRY | Businesses and traffic impacted as a result of ongoing silo fire operation - VIDEO. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) continue to combat a silo fire at a food manufacturing facility in Bomaderry, on the states south coast. FRNSW firefig... View on X [external link]

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Recently installed smoke alarms save family of 10 during house fire | Macquarie Fields

Recently-installed smoke alarms have saved the lives of a family of 10 during an overnight house fire at Macquarie Fields in Sydney’s south-west. Three Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) trucks and 12 firefighters initially responded to the blaze in the two-level... Learn more about the Recently installed smoke alarms save family of 10 during house fire at Macquarie Fields.

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MACQUARIE FIELDS | Recently installed smoke alarms save family of 10 during house fire. Recently-installed smoke alarms have saved the lives of a family of 10 during an overnight house fire at Macquarie Fields in Sydneys south-west.Three Fire... View on X [external link]

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MACQUARIE FIELDS | #FRNSW crews remain on scene after a fire spread through a two storey home on Groundsel Avenue earlier this morning. All occupants were safely evacuated. @campbelltownnsw View on X [external link]

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Firefighters tackle marathon silo fire at food manufacturing facility | Bomaderry

Fifteen people have been evacuated during a silo fire at a food manufacturing facility in Bomaderry, on the state’s south coast.  Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters responded to an automatic fire alarm activation in Bolong Road, just before 9.30 this... Learn more about the Firefighters tackle marathon silo fire at food manufacturing facility at Bomaderry.

access_time 06:09pm • May 27, 2024
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BOMADERRY | Firefighters tackle marathon silo fire at food manufacturing facility. Fifteen people have been evacuated during a silo fire at a food manufacturing facility in Bomaderry, on the states south coast.Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) fir... View on X [external link]

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