Consultation on changes to the governance of the Fire and Rescue Service

Published: Tuesday, 27th June 2017

Northants PCC want your views about changing the governance of the Fire and Rescue Service in Northamptonshire.

 
What’s being proposed?

Following new government initiatives for greater joint working between emergency services, a change to the governance of the Fire and Rescue Service in Northamptonshire is being proposed.

What will change?

The Fire and Rescue Service in Northamptonshire is currently governed by the Fire Authority and sits within Northamptonshire County Council – it is proposed that the governance of the Fire and Rescue Service transfers to the Police and Crime Commissioner, who would become the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner.

Find out more at www.northantsfireproposals.co.uk