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New Kent County Sheriff’s Office NON-Emergency Telephone #:  (804) 966-9500

New Kent Fire-Rescue
Physical Address
12007 Courthouse Circle, Suite 114
New Kent, VA 23124
 (please note this is a new address; our offices are now located on the lower level of County Administration Building)

Mailing Address
P.O. BOX 209

New Kent, Virginia 23124

The normal business hours for the Fire Administration Office are Monday – Friday, 8 AM to 4:30 PM

Main Phone: (804) 966-9618
*Please note that the fire department is not able to provide assistance to residents looking to fill their swimming pools with water.

When you call after normal business hours or when we are unable to take your call you may be connected to our automated greeting which will give you the following OPTIONS:

PRESS ’1′ to be connected to the Fire Marshal’s Office (Fire Inspections, Burn Permits, Public Education)

PRESS ’2′ to be connected to the Deputy Fire Chief’s Office

PRESS ’3′ to be connected to the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Division Battalion Chief (including calls about Patient Billing)

PRESS ’0′ to be connected to our Business Office, Accounts Payable, or to leave a message for the Fire Chief

For all other inquiries or to leave a general message remain on the line and record message after the tone.

New Kent Fire-Rescue
P.O. BOX 210
New Kent, Virginia 23124

Patient Billing Direct Phone: (804) 966-8574

Administration & Patient Billing Fax: (804) 966-2903

For all general inquiries, please click here to contact Kathy Cranston.

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Community Updates

New Kent ALERT

New Kent ALERT

Get alerted about emergencies and other important community news by signing up for New Kent ALERT the emergency mass notification system for New Kent County. This system enables us to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations, such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, missing persons and evacuations of buildings or neighborhoods.

You will receive time-sensitive messages wherever you specify, such as your home, mobile or business phones, email address, text messages and more. You pick where, you pick how.


FireSafe Family VA App

FireSafe Family VA App

FireSafe Family VA presented by Virginia’s Department of Fire Programs

A new home fire safety mobile application available as a free download for your iPhone, iPad and Android mobile devices. Download your free copy today!

Use the links below for more information:


New Volunteer Orientations Announced

New Volunteer Orientations Announced

Volunteer Orientation Information

Interested in volunteering with New Kent Fire-Rescue Fire?  Fill out a Volunteer Application and then join us at our monthly orientation.

2018 New Volunteer Member Orientations  -  currently orientation dates are To Be Determined as we work to further develop and enhance our Volunteer Program.  In the interim, your interest in volunteering is greatly appreciated and we kindly ask that you reach out to Chief Baber with questions or for additional information.


Are You Ready?

Are You Ready?

September is National Preparedness Month. Pledge to Prepare by joining the National Preparedness Coalition now! Empower yourself and help coordinate preparedness activities for your family, neighbors and co-workers, and those with whom you may study or worship. On the linked page be sure to check out all the navigation buttons along the top row… About; Hazards; Activities; and Stories.

Additional resources include the ReadyVA and websites

Is your Disaster Kit Stocked? Hurricane Sandy knocked out power to 8.5 million customers for seven days. Make sure your disaster kit is up-to-date and you have a plan in place for your family. Help others in your community take steps to prepare as well. Use this infographic to help you and your family stay safe before and after their power goes out and share this information with you friends and neighbors.


Daily Calendar

April - 2018
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New Kent Fire-Rescue
PO Box 209
New Kent, Virginia 23124
Phone: (804)966-9618
Fax: (804)966-2903