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Organisational Structure

The Emergency Services Minister in Western Australia is the Honourable Francis Logan MLA.

The Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) is overseen by the Fire and Emergency Services Commissioner, who is responsible for the organisation's strategic direction, operations and functions.

There are four Commands that coordinate and deliver DFES's key services to the community:

There are four Commands that coordinate and deliver DFES's key services to the community:

Corporate Services

  • Asset Planning and Delivery
  • Business Services​
  • Human Resources
  • Information and Communications Technology
  • Media and Corporate Communications

Governance and Strategy

  • Corporate Risk, Planning and Reporting
  • Legal and Legislative Services
  • Professional Standards
  • Strategic Program Office

Operations Support and Capability

  • Hazard Planning and Operations Support
  • Operations
  • Capability
  • Operational Readiness and Standards
  • Professional Development

Operations

  • Country
  • Metropolitan

This command is responsible for the management and delivery of on the ground services incorporating the:

In addition to the above Commands, DFES has a number of strategic areas reporting to the Commissioner:

  • Corporate Reform
  • Office of Bushfire Risk Management
  • Office of the Commissioner
  • Safety Management

Organisational Structure Chart

  • Click here to view DFES's organisational structure chart (PDF - 13 KB)
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