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ACT Fire & Rescue Vertical Training

Around 50 ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) staff have been taking part in vertical training refresher courses over the last few weeks.

ACTF&R CDP Graduation

ACT Fire & Rescue (ACTF&R) staff gained valuable experience at a live fire burn in Downer recently.

Unit fire at ANU

Firefighters have extinguished an oven fire in a unit at the Australian National University.

Queen's Birthday Honours 2019

The ACT Emergency Services Agency (ESA) is proud to have had four personnel formally recognised at the Queen's Birthday 2019 Honours.

Car crash - William Hovell Drive

Three people have been taken to hospital following a crash involving three cars on William Hovell Drive near Coppins Crossing Road.

House fire - Dunlop

ACT Fire & Rescue has extinguished a house fire on Jeff Snell Crescent in Dunlop. Damage to the property was contained to the kitchen. Unattended cooking left on a stove caused the fire.

New Website for the Agency

Welcome to the new ACT Emergency Services Agency (ESA) website (Yes, the one you are on right now!)

Pre-Budget Announcement

The ACT Government will deliver more firefighters, emergency services vehicles and stations to keep Canberra safe as our city grows.

Home Fire Safety

Winter starts tomorrow and as the temperature drop we start using our heaters and clothes dryers.

House Fire - Fraser

ACT Fire & Rescue and the ACT Ambulance Service have responded to a fire in a washing machine on Filshie Close in Fraser.