About us

We are Kent Fire and Rescue Service.

Every minute of every day, we are here to save lives and make our county even safer.

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What we do

We are Kent Fire and Rescue Service. We work together as one team to prevent fires and keep Kent and Medway safe. From our 999 call handlers to our finance team, we’re a diverse, collaborative and forward-thinking organisation dedicated to helping our customers stay safe. 

What we do
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Who we are

Every minute of every day, we are here to save lives and make our county even safer. We are a forward thinking, modern fire and rescue service with a long and proud history. Together with our customers we are creating a safer future for Kent and Medway.

Who we are
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Fire authority

The Kent and Medway Fire and Rescue Authority (KMFRA) is responsible for the provision of fire and rescue services throughout the Kent County Council and Medway Council areas.

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How we’re performing

Kent Fire and Rescue Service regularly monitors performance against the customer and corporate plan and reports this to the Authority.  The performance information provided as part of the customer and corporate plan is regularly updated to show how we are performing.

How we're performing
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Our fleet and equipment

With over 400 vehicles ranging from fire engines to high volume pumps, our equipment helps us to keep our customers safe

Our fleet and equiptment
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Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Kent Fire and Rescue Service recognise and understand that everyone is unique and everyone has value. We care about our customers and each other and work to ensure everyone feels they belong and can thrive. We are an inclusive organisation where kindness and a curiosity to talk and learn about each other is encouraged and lies at the heart of who we are and what we do.

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Our campaigns

At Kent Fire Rescue Service we run lots of campaigns.

Our campaigns