Membership of Stoneville VBFB is open to people of all ages, however it is necessary that there are certain restrictions on active firefighters.
Firefighting is restricted to physically fit members over the age of 16. Active firefighters may also hold administrative positions.
Social /Ordinary Members:
Social or Ordinary members are not involved in fire fighting. There are no age restrictions on Social or Ordinary members.
People may join the Brigade as social members and be involved in Brigade activities, but not hold an administrative position or have voting rights.
Ordinary members may hold Administrative positions and have full voting rights.
Being a volunteer Firefighter carries with it responsibilities to your fellow Firefighters and the Community which must be taken seriously.
Brigade members are expected to commit to actively participating in the necessary Training, Brigade activities, and to make themselves available to attend incidents when on Roster, or during other times as and when required.
How to Join
Joining the Stoneville Brigade is as easy as contacting a Brigade Officer and completing an Application for Membership and Induction. The Station is manned every Saturday morning from 9:30am to 11:30am
Stoneville Brigade can also be contacted via email or you may phone the Station on 92956457.
Police and Identity Checks
DFES require that all volunteers be subject to a Western Australian Police and Identity check prior to being accepted by the Shire as a volunteer firefighter.