Fire Brigade Registration - Western Australia


You will require this registration if you intend to operate a fire brigade. All private fire brigades are required to be registered. A fire brigade includes any association formed to prevent and extinguish fires and protect life and property from fire.

All appointments of officers and members of a private brigade must also be approved by the Agency.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

An application for a private fire brigade must be made by the owner of the property from which the brigade will operate.

The landowner must also:

  • undertake to reimburse the Agency all expenditure and costs associated with the brigade
  • pay the annual fee.

For further information on how to establish a private or volunteer fire brigade, please consult the Contact Officer.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Licence All Please contact the agency for more information.


Act(s) name

Fire Brigades Act 1942 Western Australia

Regulation(s) name

Fire Brigades Regulations 1943 Western Australia

Administering agency

Department of Fire and Emergency Services

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.