Community Risk Management Plan 2021

CRMP 2021-24

📣 HAVE YOUR SAY 📣We've launched our annual public consultation on the plans for the service for 2021-2024.

✅ We want to hear your views to help us make decisions on how we use our resources to prevent and respond to emergencies in the future.

✅ For more information and links to our consultation click here 👉 


Vacancies for On-Call Firefighters

Do you live or work within 5 minutes of one of our On-Call stations?

On-call firefighters are those who are able to provide evening, daytime or weekend cover. They are ready to go out to a call the moment a message comes through.

Fire station

Your Area

We have 15 fire station operational areas across County Durham and Darlington.

Emergency Response

The Emergency Response section has been updated, view the page here.

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Fire Safety at Work

County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service’s Business Fire Safety Team are working in partnership the local Authorities to ensure that businesses in the Service area are Covid secure. Whilst carrying out Fire Safety Audits the team will be ensuring compliance with Covid-19 secure measures to help protect employees, the Community and our own staff whilst carrying out these inspections.

Control staff

Work for Us

This section contains information about working for us as a firefighter, control staff or support staff.

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Fire Safety at Home

Prevention Activity We encourage all households to have a safe and wellbeing discussion/visit with our service; your safety is our priority.

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National Lockdown

The PM announced that as of midnight Wednesday, 6 January the nation is placed into lockdown. For full government guidance on what you can and cannot do while these restrictions are in place, follow the link below to the GOV.UK website.  


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