Organisational Structure

Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service is led by the Chief Fire Officer, Chris Lowther and delivers a range of services which are aimed at preventing injuries and deaths from fire and other emergencies. 

Within the Fire and Rescue Service, the Executive Leadership Team (ELT) is responsible for managing each function and department. The organisational structure of Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service and the members of the ELT and their key roles are illustrated below:-