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Below is the list of costs that we may charge for individual services and equipment. The list is current as of period 2018/2019 and is updated every financial year or when equipment and services change:


Charges per hour or part of hour  (Minimum charges apply)

Fire appliance and crew

£360 + VAT


Will be calculated based upon use


Charges per hour or part of hour

Watch Commander

£22.47 + VAT

Station Commander

£30.93 + VAT

Group Commander

£35.81 + VAT

Area Commander

£41.59 + VAT

Others, support staff, mechanics

£17.48 + VAT

Specialist Advisors

Will be calculated based upon attendance



All requests to use or hire Service equipment will be considered and costed on an application only basis.

Price on application

Salvage sheets

£13.50 + VAT per sheet

Charging of cylinders

£5.75 + VAT

Gas tight suits

Replacement: £713.00 + VAT per suit. Restore post incident £130.00+ VAT if able to.

Liquid tight suits

£47.30+ VAT per suit.



Administrative charge for requests

£17.48 + VAT

Costs of travel and subsistence incurred

Appropriate to rate

Supporting contractors

Will be calculated based upon use

Reports and Interviews


Abstract of Incident Recording System (Firecrest)

£87 + VAT

Copy of Fire Investigation report – Minor (if applicable)

£87 + VAT

Full Fire Investigation report - Detailed fire report from a Fire Investigator

£350 + VAT

Interview for first hour then hourly rate after, per an individual

£102 (minimum charges apply) + VAT