Emergency Services in the South Wales LRF Region

  • Mid & West Wales Fire and Rescue Service
    Mid and West Wales Fire and Rescue Service is responsible for providing public safety information, prevention and protection programmes, and emergency response cover for Mid and West Wales.
  • Welsh Ambulance Service
    The Welsh Ambulance Service also called the Welsh Ambulance Services NHS Trust is an NHS trust and the national ambulance service for Wales. Two of the three regions cover the South Wales Local Resilience Forum area: Central & West Region and South-East Region
  • South Wales Fire and Rescue Service
    The South Wales Fire and Rescue Service is the fire and rescue service covering the ten Welsh principal areas of Blaenau Gwent, Bridgend, Caerphilly, Cardiff, Merthyr Tydfil, Monmouthshire, Newport, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Torfaen and Vale of Glamorgan. It covers an area of around 1,000 square miles with a population of around 1.4 million.
  • South Wales Police
    South Wales is one of the four territorial police forces in Wales. Its headquarters is based in Bridgend. Covering Wales' capital city, Cardiff, as well as Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil, Swansea, and the western South Wales Valleys, it is the largest police force in Wales in terms of population, and the seventh largest in the UK.