Pocatello Fire Department

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Fire Department


The mission of the Pocatello Fire Department is to help people. We are dedicated to preserving life and property through prevention and professional, compassionate response. We strive to reduce loss of life and property through innovative approaches, technology, informed decisions, high standards, fiscal responsibility, and collaborative relationships.

Burn Ban Map

2023 Season
No open burning or fireworks are allowed within the Wildland-Urban Interface Areas (PDF) of Bannock County because of anticipated fire danger. Commercial gas fire pits and appliances designed for food prep, such as gas grills and charcoal briquettes, are exempted from the ban when used according to the manufacturer’s instructions.


Pocatello Fire Department Ambulance Services
Pocatello Fire Safety
Burn Ban Map for Pocatello and Chubbuck
Pocatello Fire Department Applications & Permits
Pocatello Fire Department Fire Incident Report Request
Pocatello Fire Department Business Self-Inspection Checklist
Pocatello Fire Department Station Tour Request
Pocatello Fire Department Fire Crew Visit Request
Pocatello Fire Department Community Event Request

Fuel Reduction Landfill Permits

The free fuel reduction landfill permits that were made available to residents in the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) area have expired, but the Fire Department is exploring other options to help residents with fuel reduction in WUI areas.

Customer Satisfaction Survey

Pocatello Fire Department/Bannock County Ambulance District Survey

Help the PFD evaluate which services we should provide, what factors are important to you as our customer, and how we are doing if we have provided service to you.

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Bereavement Uniform Program

Lighthouse Uniform Company Bereavement Uniform Program

Through your efforts and the efforts of many others, every firefighter—paid or volunteer, active or retired—can be afforded the honor of being buried in a dress uniform at no cost to their family.