Essex Fire and Rescue
The Dengie Peninsula is covered by retained fire crews operating from Fire Stations at Burnham on Crouch and Tillingham.
The nearest full time fire station is at South Woodham Ferrers.
One fire tender is based at Tillingham Fire Station
St Nicholas Road, Tillingham CM0 7SQ
Two fire tenders are based at the Burnham Fire Station.
Albert Road, Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex, CM0 8DZ
Firefighters are retained firemen who have alternative incomes and respond to fire calls.
Retained Fire Fighters must live or work within 5 minutes of their Fire Station and be able to attend regular training sessions.
No facilities exist to deal with telephone calls or personal callers from members of the public at Burnham or Tillingham Fire Station.
Both stations have open days in the summer.
How do I find out more about Essex County Fire and Rescue Service?
Click here to visit their web site
I am interested in becoming a retained fireman
Contact via Essex Fire website or write to Burnham or Tillingham Fire Stations to check if there are vacancies.
Information about retained firefighters is available on the Essex Fire web site.