Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company

About the Department

The mission of the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company, Inc. shall be the prevention and suppression of fire and the protection of life and property during such fires and emergencies as may occur in the Town of Bel Air and the surrounding communities. To accomplish our mission, it will be our duty to demand personal commitment, good morale character, pride, honesty and teamwork from each and every member of the organization regardless of rank or position. We shall never allow race, color, creed, sex, age, lifestyle, national origin, or economic status to cloud our judgment or affect our decisions. Everyone will be treated fairly with compassion and respect.

We shall always demand excellence of service to the citizens and community we serve.

Bel Air VFC is the Center of the Community for special events. We are used by the Sheriff’s Office and Bel Air PD for a command post when needed. Bel Air VFC was founded in 1890.

Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company

Key Stats

175 Active Members
100% Volunteer Fire Service
Combination Paid/Volunteer EMS Service
10,000 Total Annual Calls
18-Year Average Fire Service for Fire Officers

Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company

Recruitment Categories

Bel Air VFC offers a variety of options for community members who would like to join.

Active Fire/EMS, Active Fire or Active EMS
Administrative Member
Cadet Program

Services Provided

  • Fire
  • EMS
  • Rescue

Additional Benefits Offered

Being a volunteer with a Harford County Fire/EMS department brings with it many benefits including a healthy state income tax deduction, a LOSAP (Length of Service Award Program) with retirement benefits, scholarship opportunities, professional development and leadership training and much more.

BAVFC also offers:

  • Town of Bel Air Incentive-Discounted Property Tax
  • Member-Family Events
  • State-of-the-Art Equipment
  • Fund Drives for Fire and EMS
  • Hall Rental for Special Events
  • Community Activities

Contact Bel Air VFC

109 S Hickory Avenue
Bel Air, Maryland 21014

Non-Emergency Numbers:
Operations: 410-638-4401
Administrative: 410-638-4400


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