Interoperability and Shared Initiatives

In partnership with MFB, we have continued a number of joint initiatives and resource-sharing activities under the auspices of a Joint Coordinating Committee.

While many initiatives are directed at administrative functions, such as the sharing of finance resources and a joint approach to auditing insurance contributions, most of the initiatives have an operational focus and address the expanding role of emergency services. The main operational arrangement between the two agencies is the Joint Operation Activities Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that was set up in July 2006.

During 2010-11, operational cooperation between CFA and MFB resulted in: