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Introducing “Smokey” the smoke alarm

Reminding everyone that now is the time to press the button to check your smoke alarms... Read more


News & Blog

Smokey says press the button this daylight saving

20/09/2021 | Public campaign, Risk reduction

This daylight saving we’re introducing Smokey the smoke alarm to New Zealand households, with the aim of motivating people to push the button to check their smoke alarms are working.

Virtual signings solidify key forestry relationships

09/09/2021 | Risk reduction, Strategic relationships

The signings of two key agreements went ahead virtually on Wednesday 8 August, one between Fire and Emergency and the Department of Conservation (DOC), and the other with Plantation Forestry…

Minimising contact at Taiharuru fire

08/09/2021 | Operational

On 25 August, Fire and Emergency responded to a vegetation fire started by the hot exhaust of a car that drove through long grass in a paddock adjoining Taiharuru Road,…

Henderson Fire Station on TVNZ show What Now

01/09/2021 | Community engagement

SFF Logan Martin and his crew at Henderson Fire Station hosted singer/ventriloquist Emily Cuff and her puppet friend Violet for a segment called “Emily and Violet” on TVNZ children's programme…

TCF Consultation – remember to have your say

30/08/2021 | Operational

Consultation on proposals for the Technical Competency Framework (TCF) opened on 23 August and closes at 5pm, 19 September, so there’s still plenty of time to have your say.