West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service

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West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service
Operational area
Country  United Kingdom
Country  England
County West Sussex
Agency overview
Employees ~1,000
Facilities and equipment
Stations 28
Website
Official website

The West Sussex Fire and Rescue Service is statutory fire and rescue service for the administrative county of West Sussex, England. It is part of West Sussex County Council. The county as of January 2011 has 28 fire stations.

Station Information[edit]

Appliances In Use:

  • Water Tender Ladder
  • Operational Support Unit
  • Multi-Role Vehicle
  • Incident Response Unit
  • Urban Search And Rescue Vehicle
  • Technical Rescue Unit
  • Aerial Ladder Platform
  • Heavy Rescue Tender
  • Landrover 4x4
  • Breathing Apparatus Support Unit
  • Command Unit
  • Incident Command Unit
  • Bulk Fluid Carrier
  • Water Carrier
  • Rigid Inflatable Boat
District Station Type Apparatus
Crawley Borough Horley Wholetime 1 OSU, 1 MRV, 1 IRU, 5 USAR, 1 TRU
Worthing Borough Worthing Wholetime/Retained 3 WtL, 1 ALP, 1 HRT
Crawley Borough Crawley Wholetime/Retained 3 WtL, 1 HRT, 1 4x4
Chichester District Chichester Wholetime/Retained 2 WtL, 1 HRT, 1 BASU, 1 4x4
Horsham District Horsham Wholetime/Retained 3 WtL, 1 ALP, 1 HRT, 1 BASU, 1 4x4
Arun District Bognor Regis Wholetime/Retained 2 WtL, 1 OSU, 1 CU, 1 4x4
Adur District Shoreham-by-Sea Day Manned/Retained 2 WtL, 1 BASU, 1 4x4
Mid Sussex District Haywards Heath Day Manned/Retained 2 WtL, 1 ICU, 1 CU
Mid Sussex District East Grinstead Day Manned/Retained 2 WtL, 1 4x4
Mid Sussex District Burgess Hill Day Manned/Retained 2 WtL, 1 BFC
Arun District Littlehampton Day Manned/Retained 2 WtL, 1 WC
Adur District Lancing Retained 1 WtL
Mid Sussex District Turners Hill Retained 1 WtL
Mid Sussex District Hurstpierpoint Retained 1 WtL
Chichester District Petworth Retained 2 WtL, 1 4x4
Chichester District Midhurst Retained 2 WtL, 1 4x4
Chichester Selsey Retained 1 WtL, 1 4x4
Chichester District East Wittering Retained 1 WtL, 1 4x4, 1 RIB
Horsham District Storrington Retained 2 WtL, 1 4x4, 1 RIB
Horsham District Partridge Green Retained 1 WtL
Horsham District Henfield Retained 1 WtL
Horsham District Billingshurst Retained 1 WtL
Horsham District Steyning Retained 1 WtL
Arun District Arundel Retained 1 WtL
Arun District East Preston Retained 1 WtL

Appliances[edit]

West Sussex operate the following front-line appliances:

  • Heavy Rescue Tenders (Scania P270) (JDC)
  • Scania P270 Water Ladder (JDC)
  • Man Water Ladder (JDC)
  • Ford Focus Fire Officers Response Vehicle

See also[edit]

Other West Sussex emergency services[edit]

External links[edit]