Fire Brigade Charges

Fire Brigade Charges are payable for the attendance of the Fire Brigade at all types of fires including domestic, commercial and industrial premises, and for other special services i.e. attendance at road traffic accidents, flooding, hazardous materials incidents, trees down, oil spills etc.

Fire Brigade Charges are dealt with by the Fire Section and invoices issued are payable to:

Cavan County Council, Customer Service Desk, 2nd Floor, Farnham Centre, Farnham Street, Cavan H12 A3T1.

Fire brigade charges

Fire brigade charges applicable from 1 January 2012 (No charge where there is a fatality).

  • Fire-fighters' fees plus 25% for:
    • Domestic fires.
    • Industrial fires.
    • Other fires
    • Road traffic accidents
    • Special services
  • Chimney Fires charged at €200
  • Fallen Trees charged at €200
  • Units stood down resulting in non-attendance at scene €200

Waiver Application Forms

  • Waiver Application Forms available on request.
  • Waiver does not apply to Fallen Trees or Chimney Fires.

If you have any questions or queries on Fire Brigade Charges, please contact us using the details below: