Fire Department

Consolidated Fire Department
** If you want to schedule a fire inspection, call (650) 522-7940 **

The Fire Departments in the Cities of San Mateo, Belmont, and Foster City have joined together as a Joint Powers Authority and operations as the San Mateo Consolidated Fire Department on January 13th, 2019.
The Department serves nearly 161,000 residents daily with a day-time population around 230,000.   The Department collectively has 10 engines and 2 trucks operating out of 9 fire stations.  There are 154 full-time employees assigned to one of the following divisions: 

  • Administration
  • Fire Prevention
  • Training
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Fire Operations
  • EMS

The San Mateo Consolidated Fire Department is proud to serve the communities of San Mateo, Belmont, and Foster City.

For more information visit:

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)
Fire Protection and Life Safety