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Providing quality, timely, and professional emergency services to the City of Denver

Dial 9-1-1 for Emergencies ONLY

For Non-Emergencies
Dial 3-1-1 or
(720) 913-1311
(720) 913-3438
Fire Prevention
(720) 913-3474
Technical Services
(720) 913-3422
(720) 913-8226
Safety & Training
(720) 865-3955
Airport ARFF
(303) 342-4349


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The Denver Fire Department is dedicated to providing quality, timely, and professional emergency services to those who live in, work in, and visit the City and County of Denver and the communities we serve. Respecting each other through trust, pride, diversity, integrity, and training. Working together to achieve the highest levels of preparedness, prevention, and community involvement with a dedication to purpose.

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The Denver Fire Department application process occurs every other year, and academy classes are conducted on an as-needed basis. Please visit the civil service commission for info. The Denver Fire Department is an equal opportunity employer.

In 2012, Denver voters approved  Measure 2A  to invest in critical services, including Denver Fire Department Academy classes and new fire apparatus.