Fire Department

COVID-19 Fire Department Response:
The Needham Fire Department is dedicated to the safety of the Needham Community. As always, in the event of an emergency, please call 911. Fire Department Personnel are responding to calls and are wearing PPE (Personal Protective Equipment).

Starting May 26th the Fire Department will resume the following inspections:

  • Certification for Sales
  • Residential and Commercial Installation of Fire Alarm Systems
  • Installation of underground and aboveground propane tanks
  • Installation and removal of oil tanks

The Administration Office is closed to the public until further notice. Inspection request should be sent via email to 

During the inspection no one but the Inspector is allowed in the residence/building. With the exception of Certifications and Installations all permits should be filled out and in duplicate at the time of inspection. Have payments available via check made out to the Town of Needham.

Mission Statement

The mission of Needham Fire Department is to provide the Town of Needham with a first class team of well-trained professionals to protect the lives and property of its residents through fire suppression, emergency medical services, emergency disaster preparedness, fire inspections and fire prevention through education.

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