Greerton Station was opened on 26 October 1999.
The 1st crews operated out of a temporary station that was opened in 1998 while a new station was built nearby. Prior to 1998 Tauranga Fire Station serviced Greerton and surrounding districts
Greerton Fire Station was manned by Volunteers until 4 January 2008 when 18 Paid Firefighters were appointed to the Station to provide a faster response and also work in the community to provide Fire Safety education.
A Career crew consisting of 1 Officer & 3 Firefighters operate from this Station 24hrs a day 365 days a year.
They are backed up by Volunteer Firefighters who are available via pager.