He aha te mea nui o te ao? He tangata, he tangata, he tangata.
What is the most important thing in the world? It is the people, it is the people, it is the people.

Fire and Emergency strives to create an environment in which diverse groups feel part of an inclusive culture; are valued for who they are and what they contribute; and are empowered to achieve their best mahi within the workplace. Click the icons below to find out more about the networks for our personnel. 

Upcoming events 




13 May - 30 November  Pacific Language weeks
16 May Global Accessibility Awareness Day
26 May Samoan Language week
28 June  Matariki
16 September Te wiki o te reo Māori

Afi Pasefika

Tālofa, Fakaalofa lahi atu, Kia orana, Talofa lava, Mālō e lelei, Ni Sa Bula Vinaka, Noa'ia, Mauri, Tēnā koutou katoa and greetings to you all!

Fire and Emergency Disability Network

Our network focuses on improving fire and emergency outcomes for disabled people in our communities, and serving and supporting people in our organisation who may live with a disability.

Whiria te Tāngata – Rainbow Network

Whiria te Tāngata increases the visibility, inclusion and participation of people with diverse sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and sex characteristics in Fire and Emergency.

Women in Fire and Emergency (WFENZ)

Women in Fire and Emergency New Zealand (WFENZ) promotes and facilitates the participation and success of women in fire and emergency roles in New Zealand.

Diversity Team

Creating a workforce that reflects the communities we serve.