Welcome to the NSW Rural Fire Service

PREPARATION

Hazard reduction is happening now

Check your area

Make a plan

Bush Fire Survival Plan

Download yours or get the free app

Fires Near Me

Stay up to date

Check for current incidents

Increased Fines

New and increased fines are now in force

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Fire Permits

Before you light that fire - permits now required in parts of NSW

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Latest News

Get Ready Weekend

Act now - prepare yourself, family and property on the 18-19 October.

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NSW RFS Open Day

Thanks to everyone who attended NSW RFS Open Day on Saturday 13 September 201 …

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NSW RFS State Championships

More than 200 of the state's finest NSW RFS firefighters are competing in the …

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Join the team

There's a role for nearly everyone in the NSW RFS - everything from frontline firefighter to communications, catering to aviation support.

Planning to make a plan is not a plan

Download your Bush Fire Survival Plan now. It could save your life.