Welcome To North West Fire Control


  North West Fire Control is a public sector company set up exclusively by the Fire Services in the North West to jointly handle all 999 emergency calls and be responsible for mobilising firefighters and fire engines to incidents in Cumbria, Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Cheshire.
We cover a diverse area of over 5000 square miles with a population of over 5.5 million people.

This exciting and unique collaboration between the four partner fire and rescue services sees the North West gaining maximum benefit from government funding, providing the best possible service to the public and making over £15m savings in the initial years of operation.

NW Fire Control Ltd is a local authority controlled company governed by a Board of Directors made up of Councillors from each Fire Authority. 

  A company limited by guarantee. Registered in England and Wales. Registered No. 6314891

 Registered Office: Lingley Mere Business Park, Lingley Green Avenue, Great Sankey, Warrington, Cheshire WA5 3UZ


NW FIRECONTROL LTD is a company controlled by local authorities within the meaning of Part 12 of the Local Government and Public Involvement in Health Act 2007.


The relevant authorities are Cheshire Fire and Rescue Authority, Cumbria County Council, Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Authority and Lancashire Fire and Rescue Authority