Our Mission Statement

Our Mission is to efficiently protect the lives, property and environment of those who live, work, visit or invest in Barbados through fire safety education, code enforcement, hazard mitigation,fire suppression, emergency operation and excellent customer service.

Our Vision Statement

Our Vision is to be recognised locally, regionally and internationally as a highly professional fire and rescue service.

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Junior Fire Cadet

BFS - The Barbados Fire Service will host The 2014 Junior Fire Cadet Programme.
Courses taught during the five-week programme will include First Aid, water survival and rescue, squad drill, knots and lines, hose and hydrant drill and the use of extinguishers.
Space is available for 25 students between the ages of 12 and 15 from all schools across Barbados, It will be held at Harrison College, Crumpton Street, St. Michael, beginning on Sunday, July 13.
For further information; please contact Fire Officer Tremelle Perch or Ernle Fields at 426-3504 or 426-3509.

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LATEST NEWS


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wish to inform the public that The Administration, Registry and Accounts sections of the Barbados Fire Service are being relocated from their Probyn Street Office, to the 5th Floor, General Post Office Building, Cheapside, Bridgetown. The move will take effect from Tuesday, April 15.
The telephone number for the Registry is 427-2536, and that for the Accounts section is 427-2527. Emergencies must still be reported by calling 311. Any inconvenience is regretted.

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 Grass fire


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wish to inform the public that our busy season has commenced. We are already seeing an increase in the daily number of grass/bush fires ArrowRead More

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Major crisis averted at the Bridgetown Sewage Treatment Plant, by the quick action of The Barbados Fire Service ArrowRead More

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Barbados Fire Service Rush to Title

They came with their sirens blazing for the Sagicor General Shield cricket final and swiftly completed the job, winning their first Shield title at Kensington Oval.
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The management and staff of the Barbados Fire Service Department congratulate the people of Barbados on the celebration of their 47 anniversary of Independence. You are being invited to join in the activities being held to celebrate this island's 47th year of independence.
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The Barbados Fire Service is inviting everyone to join them during the week of September 29 until October 5 as they celebrate their 58th anniversary, all stations will host an open house from 9 am to 5 p.m. Tours of the stations will be given, including its trucks and equipment.
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The 2013 Junior Fire Cadet Programme have commence

Orientation was on the 15 th of July and the cadets were informed of what is expected of them while in the program and after graduating. This year programme has 30 cadets and 3 senior cadets which were all selected from schools across Barbados..

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Sign-Up Now ,

Opportunities are open for children between the ages of 12 and 15 to sign-up for this year's Junior Fire Cadet Programme hosted by the Barbados Fire Service (BFS). It will run from Monday, July 15, to Friday, August 23 at the Arch Hall Fire Station.
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SAFE (Student Awareness of Fire Education )Programme ,

Pupils of The Cuthbert Moore Primary School enjoyed a visit from the Barbados Fire Service.
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Fire Safety Inspector Training

The department is going about the process of training officers to be Fire Safety Inspectors.
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Hazmat Situation in Place

A Hazmat Situation was put in place on Tuesday evening by the Barbados Fire Service BFS.
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Officers Promoted


Officers Promoted

Staff gathered at the Headquarters Station to Congratualate the 4 newly promoted Station Officers .
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Training


BFS Officers

Every week, hundreds of feet above the ground, the BFS firefighters are learning and practicing important skills that will enable them to quickly save lives in an emergency .
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BFS Errol V Maynard Promoted

Errol Maynard promoted to the rank of Deputy Fire Chief,
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Change Your Batteries


Change Your Batteries

The BFS reminds everyone to change the batteries in their smoke and CO detectors,every six months or annualy depending on tpye.
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BFS Wilfred Marshal Promoted

Wilfred Marshal was promoted to the rank of Fire Chief on May 15. 2010,
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BFS Headquarters Station


Thinking about visitng one of our station ?

The purpose of Fire Station tours is to provide fire service related information to the touring participants and to increase their level of fire safety awareness. It is also a means for residents and visitors to become familiar with the Barbados Fire Service.
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Places of Assembly


Places of Assembly Guide
This guide is intended to give establishment owners helpful information about chosing the Place of Emergency Assembly Points .
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