Truro Community Fire Station

Truro is currently recruiting On-Call Firefighters!

For more information and to apply to become an On-Call Firefighter, please visit our Fire Careers recruitment pages and/or call our Resourcing Team on  01872 323800.

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View our community fire and rescue service events page for a full list of activities taking place this year across the county.

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Address:
Truro Community Fire Station
Station Road
Truro
Cornwall, TR1 3HA

Telephone: 01872 323769

Staff training night (On-Call): Tuesday 1900 - 2100

View a Map of Truro showing the location of the community fire station.

Truro Community Fire Station is a Day Staffed Station with emergency response being provided by two watches (Orange Watch and Green Watch) plus an On-Call Crew.

Find out how often Truro On-Call Firefighters are called out to assist the Fire and Rescue Service:

Monthly station activity of incidents for 2015 – 2016

In addition to responding to National Campaigns, personnel at Truro frequently visit children's groups to talk about fire safety issues, carry out door to door visits to undertake free fire safety checks and to give advice on installing and maintaining smoke alarms and participation in local events to promote fire safety in the home.

Register for a Free Home Fire Safety Check online or for more information about them, visit the Fire Safety page.

Truro Community Fire Station have a unique resource called early learning fire safety (elfs), which is available to borrow free of charge by all early years establishments (including: nurseries, pre-schools, child minder's). You can find out more information by visiting our page on elfs and how to borrow the resource from a community fire station in Cornwall.

If you would like to enquire about arranging a visit for your playgroup or other relevant organisation, please email fire@cornwall.gov.uk or telephone 0300 1234 232.

In addition to the Truro City area, Truro fire appliances provide a first response to:

  • Threemilestone
  • Chacewater
  • Playing Place
  • Carnon Downs
  • Devoran
  • Feock
  • Tresillian
  • Probus
  • Trispen
  • Shortlanesend to the A30

There are a number of special risks in the Truro area, the largest being the Royal Cornwall Hospital Treliske (a large complex of buildings covering an extensive site).

For Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service's full fleet list of vehicles, view our page on facts and figures

Any general enquiries should be directed to: 0300 1234 232

Or for 24 hour Fire Safety Advice call free on: 0800 3581 999

View our information on Dialling 999 in an emergency.