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

EDENSOR PARK | #FRNSW Firefighters have set up an exclusion zone at a gas fire after construction ruptured a gas main on Rothbury Street. View on X [external link]

access_time 01:14pm • Jul 17, 2024
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PADSTOW | #FRNSW Firefighters are on scene after a car has crashed into an embankment on Fairford Road. @ourcbcity View on X [external link]

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Fire and Rescue NSW urges the public not to take heating risks during current winter cold snap | NSW

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is warning the public not to take dangerous risks to stay warm during the current polar snap that’s gripping Australia’s east coast. A strong low-pressure system continues to pull cold air from the Southern Ocean near... Learn more about the Fire and Rescue NSW urges the public not to take heating risks during current winter cold snap at NSW.

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NSW | Fire and Rescue NSW urges the public not to take heating risks during current winter cold snap. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) is warning the public not to take dangerous risks to stay warm during the current polar snap thats gripping Austr... View on X [external link]

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YAGOONA | #FRNSW Crews are on scene after a car has crashed into the front of a house on Cooper Road. @ourcbcity View on X [external link]

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YAGOONA | #FRNSW Firefighters are working to extinguish a garage fire on Dargan Street. @ourcbcity View on X [external link]

access_time 07:09am • Jul 17, 2024
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***VISION ALERT*** Firefighters extinguish car fire in high-rise parking station | Parramatta

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters have been faced with a challenging car fire on the top level of a multi-storey car park at Parramatta in Sydney’s west. The crew from Parramatta Fire Station rushed to Wentworth Street just before 9pm... Learn more about the ***VISION ALERT*** Firefighters extinguish car fire in high-rise parking station at Parramatta.

access_time 02:24pm • Jul 16, 2024
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PARRAMATTA | ***VISION ALERT*** Firefighters extinguish car fire in high-rise parking station. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) firefighters have been faced with a challenging car fire on the top level of a multi-storey car park at Parramatta in Sydn... View on X [external link]

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WARWICK FARM | #FRNSW Crews are on scene and working to extinguish a building fire on Burlison Street. @Lpool_Council View on X [external link]

access_time 11:49am • Jul 16, 2024
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EASTWOOD | #FRNSW update - small fire in kitchen extinguished. One lady with suspected smoke inhalation. Did you know approximately 45% of all fires in the home start in the kitchen. View on X [external link]

access_time 11:44am • Jul 16, 2024
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EASTWOOD | #FRNSW Firefighters have commenced firefighting operations at a house fire on Culgoa Avenue. All occupants have safely evacuated the property. @CityofRyde View on X [external link]

access_time 11:31am • Jul 16, 2024
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MONA VALE | #FRNSW Firefighters are on scene after a two car crash on Pittwater Road. @beachescouncil View on X [external link]

access_time 02:43pm • Jul 15, 2024
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***VISION ALERT*** - Indigenous Firefighter pathway program celebrates 10-year anniversary | Orchard Hills

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) has celebrated a decade of its Indigenous Fire and Rescue Employment Strategy (IFARES) with a cultural ceremony at the Emergency Services Academy at Orchard Hills, in Sydney’s west. The pathway program, jointly run by TAFE NSW... Learn more about the ***VISION ALERT*** - Indigenous Firefighter pathway program celebrates 10-year anniversary at Orchard Hills.

access_time 01:16pm • Jul 15, 2024
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HUNTERS HILL | #FRNSW Firefighters have commenced firefighting operations at a house fully involved in fire on Figtree Road. View on X [external link]

access_time 01:15pm • Jul 15, 2024
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ORCHARD HILLS | ***VISION ALERT*** - Indigenous Firefighter pathway program celebrates 10-year anniversary. Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) has celebrated a decade of its Indigenous Fire and Rescue Employment Strategy (IFARES) with a cultural ceremo... View on X [external link]

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