Emergency Response Times

2022/23 (Quarter 4) - 01 April to 30 June 2023

CFA Outcomes
and Service Delivery

Key Findings

  • There were zero fire related fatalities in quarter 4. Zero fire related fatalities is a target CFA strives to achieve.
  • 77.5% overall compliance with Community Service Delivery Standards (state-wide), compared with 2021-22 quarter 4 which was 80.6%.
  • CFA responded to a total of 5,520 incidents in 2022-23 quarter 4 compared to 5,212 incidents in 2021-22 quarter 4 .

CFA Service Delivery

CFA delivers services to the community through a network of over 55,000 volunteers operating out of more than 1,200 rural and urban brigades across Victoria. CFA also employs around 1,000 Professional, Technical and Administrative staff to support service delivery.

CFA uses its network of brigades to respond to emergency events, including structure fires, bush and grass fires, road crashes and vehicle fires. CFA brigades also respond alongside Fire Rescue Victoria and other emergency service organisations.

Outcomes infographic

Maps of Emergency Response Times

Tables of Emergency Response Times


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