The Council administers meetings of the
Nottinghamshire and City of Nottingham Fire and Rescue Authority.
The Authority is responsible for
ensuring its Fire and Rescue Service has the people, equipment and
training needed to carry out its duties in relation to fire
prevention, fire safety, firefighting
and rescue, road traffic collision extrication and rescue and other
emergency rescue activities e.g. responding to flooding or
The Authority is known as a ‘Combined
Fire Authority’ (CFA) as it comprises 6 councillors from
Nottingham City Council and 12 councillors from Nottinghamshire
The Authority makes decisions on key matters
such as strategy, policy and the budget. There are several sub-committees reporting to the
full Fire Authority:
Best Value Review Board
Community Safety Committee
Finance and Resources Committee
Human Resources Committee
Performance Monitoring Committee
Policy and Strategy Committee.
Meetings are open to the public.