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Rural Fire Service volunteers on fire track in New South Wales

Members

For more than 100 years the Rural Fire Service in NSW has been a significant part of the State's history and landscape. The organisation is made up of more than 70,000 volunteers operating in more than 2100 brigades, supported by 700 staff of the NSW RFS.

The Rural Fire Service in NSW is the lead combat agency for bush fires in NSW, responding to a range of emergencies including bush fires, structure fires, motor vehicle accidents and floods 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The organisation is widely acknowledged as the largest volunteer fire service in the world. It is a professional organisation, with Members trained to very high levels of competency.

Members come from a vast range of professional and social backgrounds and they bring these valuable skills to the work of protecting their communities.

 

Become a Registered RFSA Member

Become a Registered RFSA Member

Fill in an application to become a registered Member of the RFSA so we can issue you with your Membership Card.

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Update Your Details

Update Your Details

To keep our records up-to-date please update any address, phone or email changes by filling in a form or contacting the Association.

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Association Minutes

Association Minutes

The Association records the Minutes of each State Board and State Council meeting.

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Association Policies

Association Policies

The Rural Fire Service Association is committed to supporting, you, our Members, to protect the community. This section provides you with key documents on policy, procedures and practices.

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RFSA questions introduction of Emergency Services Property Levy

RFSA questions introduction of Emergency Services Property Levy

The RFSA expressed concern after the announcement of the introduction of an Emergency Service Property Levy.

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2015/2016 Executive Report

2015/2016 Executive Report

The Association's 2015/2016 Executive Report is now available.

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Some Smarts on Emergency Service Apps for Smart Phone and Tablets

Some Smarts on Emergency Service Apps for Smart Phone and Tablets

Useful phone appilcations for Rural Fire Fighters

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Emergency Services Levy-Talking Points

Emergency Services Levy-Talking Points

The Association has prepared a one page information sheet of vital Emergency Services Levy ‘Talking Points’.

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Brigade Websites

Brigade Websites

The RFSA offers a free web hosting service to all NSW RFS brigades. Irrespective of who your brigade uses to host your website, feel free to contact us to include a link to your site.

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Member Surveys

Member Surveys

The RFSA runs Member surveys from time-to-time, mainly to seek a better understanding of Member views on various issues. These surveys are invaluable in helping us better represent your...

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Create a RFSA website login

Create a RFSA website login

Instructions on how to create a website login for the RFSA website. This login allows Members access to exclusive Member only content, Member pricing from the NSW RFSA shop and more.

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Brigades in Focus

Brigades in Focus

This provides Members with a snapshot of other brigades from all over the State. We are always happy to hear from brigades who would like to feature.

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