Issue details

To seek Cabinet approval to carry out public consultation on GFRS' resource configuration within the Community Risk Management Plan

To seek Cabinet approval to carry out a public consultation in respect of the preferred option outlined in this paper, with regards to the configuration of the Fire and Rescue Service in order to meet the priorities of the Community Risk Management Plan (CRMP) 2022-2026.


Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £500,000 and 2 Divisions affected;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Notice of proposed decision first published: 04/12/2023

Decision due: 31 Jan 2024 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cllr Dave Norman MBE, Cabinet Member for Fire, Community Safety and Libraries


Agenda items

Background papers

  • Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service Community Risk Management Plan 2022- 2026.  
  • Gloucestershire County Council ‘Building Back Better in Gloucestershire’ 2022 – 2026.  
  • Grey book – National Joint Council For Local Authorities' Fire and Rescue Services, Scheme of conditions of service (Sixth edition).  
  • Managing shift work – Health and Safety Guidance HSE.  
  • The Fire Service White Paper 2022.  
  • His Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary, Fire, and Rescue Services (HMICFRS) Strategy 2023-2027.