Coos County Fire Department

Find Coos County New Hampshire fire departments, city fire stations, firefighters, brigades, chiefs, inspectors, marshals, and local volunteers. Fire departments provide information on fire risk assessment, permits, fire alarms, and safety guidance.

Berlin Fire Department 263 Main Street Berlin NH 03570 603-752-3135

Colebrook Fire Department 18 Pleasant Street Colebrook NH 03576 603-237-5798

Errol Fire Department 127 Main Street Errol NH 03579 603-482-3351

Gorham Fire Department 347 Main Street Gorham NH 03581 603-466-2549

Groveton Fire Department 37 Church Street Northumberland NH 03582 603-636-2181

Jefferson Volunteer Fire Department 694 Presidential Highway Jefferson NH 03583 603-586-4444

Lancaster Fire Department 19 Mechanic Street Lancaster NH 03584 603-788-3221

Magalloway Plantation Volunteer Fire Department 3682 Dam Road Errol NH 03579 207-486-9349

Randolph Fire Department US Rte 2 Randolph NH 03593 603-466-3911

Shelburne Fire Department Meadow Rd Shelburne NH 03581 603-466-3345

Stark Fire Department 1276 Stark Highway Stark NH 03582 603-636-2848

Stratford Hollow Fire Department Hollow Rd North Stratford NH 03590 603-636-2375

Twin Mountain Fire Department Town Of Carroll 104 U.s. 3 Whitefield NH 03598 603-846-5545

Whitefield Fire Department 7 Jefferson Road Whitefield NH 03598 603-837-2655

Wilsons Mills Fire Department 16 Mountain View Road Errol NH 03579 207-486-7791

About Coos County Fire Departments

Coos County Fire Departments provide fire protection and emergency response services to the Coos County, NH community with a mission to prevent the loss of life and property. In addition to responding to calls for fire suppression, Coos County Fire Departments respond to medical emergencies, incidents involving hazardous materials, rescue calls, and motor vehicle or other accidents.

You may contact the Fire Department for questions about:
  • Coos County fire stations
  • 9-1-1 emergencies and first response
  • Fire and emergency preparedness
  • Coos County Fire Marshals and Inspectors
  • Coos County Fire Department jobs and employment
Fire Departments in Coos County

Coos County Fire Departments may be staffed with paid professional firefighters, volunteers, or a combination of the two. Professional Fire Services in New Hampshire are organized around a central command with response units, known as fire companies, geographically dispersed throughout Coos County. Coos County Volunteer Fire Departments are organized with a similar structure or as independent Coos County Fire departments and districts with their own fire company.

First Response and Fire Emergencies in Coos County, NH

In an emergency situation, 911 calls are received at a designated public safety answering point (PSAP). The Coos County PSAP routes the call to the appropriate dispatch agency, which coordinates the Coos County Fire Dept response. The responding Fire House may be determined based on geographic location or the resource needed for the call, such as an aerial ladder, fire hose, fire truck, water pumper, tanker truck, brush fire vehicle, rescue vehicle, or paramedic emergency services. In many cases, multiple Fire Stations and fire engines are dispatched to the emergency.

Coos County Fire Code Inspections

Fire prevention education is part of Fire Department operations under the authority of the Coos County Fire Marshal. Fire prevention involves the enforcement of the Coos County and New Hampshire Fire Code and is closely associated with the building code and building permitting process. The Fire Marshal is involved in the plan review process for new construction or renovation projects and is responsible for ensuring that Fire Code requirements are met before signing off on design plans. Other common fire prevention efforts include educational programs in Coos County schools, public information campaigns, smoke detector distribution programs, and outreach at public events. The Coos County Fire Marshal also investigates structure fires to determine their causes.