Isles of Scilly Fire and Rescue Service

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Isles of Scilly Fire and Rescue Service
Operational area
Country  England
County Isles of Scilly
Agency overview
Employees 53
Chief Fire Officer Steve Webster
Facilities and equipment
Stations 6
Official website

The Isles of Scilly Fire and Rescue Service is the statutory fire and rescue service covering the Isles of Scilly off the coast of the South West of England. It is the smallest fire and rescue service in the United Kingdom and the only to be staffed entirely by retained firefighters.[1]

Fire Stations/Appliances[edit]

Station Callsign Station Name Duty System Appliances
1 St. Mary's Retained R1, R2, F/WrC, GPV
3 St Agnes Retained R3
4 Bryher Retained R4
5 Tresco Retained R5
6 St Martin's Retained R6
St Mary's Airport Day Manned/Retained 2x FoT

Fire Appliances/Callsigns[edit]

Romeo 1 (R1)[edit]

  • Water Tender

Romeo 2 (R2)[edit]

  • Toyota Hi Lux - Small Response Vehicle

Romeo 3 (R3)[edit]

  • Tractor & Pumping Trailer

Romeo 4 (R4)[edit]

  • Tractor & Pumping Trailer

Romeo 5 (R5)[edit]

  • Midi 4x4 Response Vehicle

General Purpose Vehicle (GPV)[edit]

  • Support Van


  • Foam/Water Carrier

Airport Appliances[edit]

  • Foam Tenders (FoT)

Fire Personnel[edit]

  • 10x Day Crewed/Retained Airport Firefighters
  • 28x Retained Firefighters
  • 1x Chief Fire Officer
  • 11x Volunteers
  • 2x Support Staff


  1. ^ "Fire prevention". Council of the Isles of Scilly. 

External links[edit]