Contact us


In a life threatening emergency, at any time, day or night, you should dial Emergency Triple Zero (000) for Police, Fire or Ambulance.

For administration enquiries please contact the ACT Rural Fire Service office on:

Telephone (02) 6207 8609
Fax (02) 6230 1691
 – Farm FireWise
 – Volunteer recruitment
Office hours from 9am until 5pm

(Important: all reports of smoke and fire sightings can be made 24 hours a day every day of the year on the 000 emergency phone line)

When calling the ACTRFS administration line please use the following structure to ask for the appropriate section:

  1. Chief Officer
  2. Deputy Chief Officer
  3. Executive assistant
  4. Operations Unit
    1. Manager
    2. Operations officer – Aircraft, hazard reduction and permits
    3. Operations officer – Assets
  5. Membership Unit
    1. Manager
    2. Recruitment and retention officer
    3. Learning and Development officer
  6. Community Protection
    1. Manager
    2. Rural liaison officer
    3. Farm FireWise officer
  7. Community Awareness Unit
    1. Manager
    2. Events and promotion officer