Fire Service

  • What is the contact number for the Fire Service?

    The emergency phone number is 999 or 112


  • What does the Fire Service Do?

    The Fire Service provides the following services:

    • Fire fighting and rescue services
    • Community Fire Safety
    • Technical Fire Prevention Services .e.g fire safety certificates
    • Major Emergency Planning

    For further information on the services provided by the Fire Service please click here


  • Do Galway City Council and Galway County Council have a separate Fire Service?

    Galway County Council deliver the Fire Services for Galway City and County on the basis of an agreement between Galway City Council and Galway County Council.


  • Where is the Fire Service Headquarters based?

    The Fire Service Headquarters is located at Galway City Fire Station on Fr. Griffin Road, Galway.

    All Senior Fire officers for Galway are based here.


  • What are the Contact Details for the Fire Service?

    • In the event of an emergency, please call 999 or 112

    For other enquiries the following contact details apply:

    • The Galway Fire Station is located on Fr. Griffin Road, Galway City and is open 9.10am to 12.55pm and 2.10pm to 5pm Monday to Friday
    • Tel. 091 509070 (This is an administrative number only and is available
      Between 9.10am -12.55pm and from 2.10pm - 5pm Monday-Friday)
    • Email