The UFBA is currently supporting ten Rural Fire Forces (RFF) members who have been concerned about the implications of the Super City concept on the way in which they wish to provide services to their communities.
The NZFS has in place a staged process for the upgrading of NZFS fire stations – usually by either the erection of a new building or the renovation of an existing station.
For some time we have been in discussions with NZFS concerning the introduction of the above policy.
Earlier this year the NZ Law Commission reported to Parliament on a review it had completed of the current legislation.
Volunteer Awareness Week (20 to 26 June) is the time to get involved for anyone who’s ever thought about becoming a firefighter, says United Fire Brigades’ Association CEO George Verry.
A report written by SO Brad Moseby, one of the winners of a NZFS Scholarship for the 2009-2010 year is now available.