UFBA is the united voice of all brigades. What are we doing to meet our vision? What positive outcomes have we achieved for our members through working in partnership with the FENZ Transition Team?
The UFBA sent a satisfaction survey on 28 November to registered attendees at our 2016 Annual Conference.
Great camaraderie and sportsmanship were on show at the 2017 UFBA Regions 2 and 4 Waterway Challenges
The National Fire Weather Index (FWI) is more than just a coloured sign on the side of forest roads, it is an invaluable tool in vegetation fire preplanning and incident management
Following the severe 7.8 magnitude Kaikoura earthquake on 14 November, UFBA members in the quake battered regions of North Canterbury, Marlborough and Wellington responded immediately to meet the needs of their communities.
Message from Chief Executive Officer George Verry
As we head toward the Christmas and New Year break, it is hugely satisfying to reflect on the excellent advocacy and support services the UFBA has delivered to our members over the year.
At last year’s UFBA Conference, Minister Dunne announced the proposed future structure for our fire services. Since then,
A Kiwi team again headed over to Montgomery, Alabama in the United States for the Firefighter Combat Challenge World Finals in October 2016
Firefighters from around New Zealand took the opportunity to visit the South Island Urban Search and Rescue Task Force base on 27 October prior to the UFBA Annual Conference in Christchurch
Hon Peter Dunne
NZFSC Chair Paul Swain
UFBA Chair Rick Braddock
Patron Dame Margaret Bazley
New Officers and Directors
UFBA Benevolent Fund
Provincial Associations: The future
UFBA Life Honorary Member, Nigel Lilley
AGM Minutes, Workshop Presentations and Photos
Minister appreciates UFBA contributions
The Minister of Internal Affairs Hon Peter Dunne connected his speech to the Building strong foundations
UFBA Director Bill Butzbach reported on the extensive consultation and effective advocacy undertaken by the UFBA