County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service HQ

Firefighter Recruitment

We’re not currently recruiting for firefighters, but we will be soon. Register your interest

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Work for Us

Information on careers, recruitment and vacancies within County Durham & Darlington Fire & Rescue Service

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Fire Safety at Work

Information and guidance to help businesses identify fire precautions that must be taken at work.

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Your Area

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

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Fire Safety at Home

The 12 step checklist that could help to keep you safe at home.

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View the upcoming events.


Request a Safe and Wellbeing Check

Contact us to arrange a free fire hazard assessment of your home.


  • RT @DurhamPolice: It's week 3⃣ of the @30Days30WaysUK campaign and today marks the start of @GasSafetyWeek🔥 Do you know what to do if you…
    Sep 16th 2019
  • RT @suzanneslater0: Congratulations CDDFRS for receiving a highly commended award in the large employer of the year category at the Nation…
    Sep 16th 2019