Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

Firefighter recruitment, fire safety advice for businesses and landlords and our live fire and rescue incident map.

Tumble dryer safety message

Follow our 'safety 'actions' if you've a tumble dryer is in your home.

  • Clean filters regularly
  • Avoid using whilst out of the house and never use whilst asleep at night
  • Consider fitting a heat alarm in room of use
  • Ensure your appliances are registered and follow advice offered by manufacturer
  • Test your smoke alarm and plan your escape

Read more at about the recall of Whirlpool tumble dyers at risk of causing a fire.

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Live incident mapping

See the current and most recent incidents attended by Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service.

Fire stations in Suffolk

Find out about the fire stations in Suffolk and how to find your nearest fire station in Suffolk.

About Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

About Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service, performance reports, service plan, Integrated Risk Management Plan and Statement of Assurance.

Suffolk Fire and Rescue FAQs

Answers to frequently asked questions about fire safety following the tragic events that took place at Grenfell Tower, London.

Fire safety for businesses, landlords, charities and schools

Information and advice on fire safety for businesses, landlords and other non-domestic premises including schools, community centres and shops.

Fire safety in the home

How to apply to book a safer home visit, what to do if there's a fire in your home, carers support and a list of fire safety leaflets.

Fire and rescue safety advice in the community

How to stay safe in winter or prepare for a flood and about fire hydrants.

Working and volunteering for fire and rescue

How to apply for a wholetime or on-call firefighter role with Suffolk Fire and Rescue or how to become a Community Fire Volunteer.

Small Unmanned Surveillance Aircraft

How Small Unmanned Surveillance Aircraft or drones provide support for all emergency services at a large variety of incidents in Suffolk.

Road safety initiatives

Take part on the Biker Down course, or book an #ItCanWait session, which both aim to reduce the number of collisions on Suffolk's roads through education.

Give feedback or make a complaint about Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service

How to make a compliment, comment or complaint about Suffolk Fire and Rescue Service to help us improve our service provided to you.

Youth development

How we're working with the young people of Suffolk to help them lead healthy, safe and fulfilling lives.