The Northern South Island Regional Rural Fire Committee area includes North, South and Mid Canterbury, the West Coast and Nelson and Marlborough. The Rural Fire Committee is made up of the fire Authorities in this region.

The rural fire committee has created this website to keep you informed about rural fire threats and countermeasures. The links on this page take you to information about the current state of planning and preparedness, provide an overview of emergency response commitments and offer helpful advice on prevention and preparedness measures you can take to help reduce the region's fire risk.