This page provides information about our organisation and its structure, governance arrangements, our executive leadership, our staff, volunteers and partners and departmental contacts.
The Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) was established as a department on 1 November 2013 under the
Public Service Act 2008. It sits within the public safety portfolio, under the Minister for Police, Fire and Emergency Services and Minister for Corrective Services. The portfolio also contains the Office of the Inspector-General Emergency Management (IGEM); the Public Safety Business Agency (PSBA); and the Queensland Police Service (QPS). The portfolio structure is designed to support an integrated and collaborative approach to service delivery.
QFES – General summary
Commissioner Carroll Bio
Deputy Commissioner and Chief Strategy Officer
Capability and Corporate Services Division
DC Smith Bio
Emergency Management, Volunteerism and Community Resilience Division
DC Wassing Bio
Readiness and Response Services Division
DC Roche Bio
Legislation and regulations
Our corporate publications
Contact and address details
*This publication was produced prior to the current government.