Service Plans

In this section you will learn about the strategies, methods, processes and guidelines that enable us to function effectively, monitor and measure our performance, and provide you with an accountable and transparent service that is continually improving and reflective of your needs.

The publications are available in PDF format below.

Our 3 year strategic plan

2020-2023 Consultation

Please read this year's consultation document:

 in year action plan.

Previous plans

Three year strategic plan 2017/18 - 2019/20

Previous consultations

2018/19 Consultation Integrated Risk Management Plan 2018/19 

Our Strategies

Assets Strategy

Business Fire Safety and Fire Investigation Strategy

Community Safety Strategy

Emergency Response Strategy

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Strategy

Workforce Development Strategy

Community Risk Profile

Community Risk Profile.pdf

District profiles

Links to the district profiles can be found on 'Your Area' under station information.

Supporting documentation

Partnership Register, Category and Frequency January 2019.pdf

A critical evaluation of the methodology employed by the UK Fire and Rescue Service to analyse risk in their local communities

County Durham and Darlington Local Resilience Risk Register