Irmo

About us

Using training and education as our foundation, the Irmo Fire District is committed to providing professional fire and life safety services to the citizens of our community in a fiscally responsible manner. We, as a team, will strive to minimize losses and suffering through effective emergency service delivery, public education and community involvement.

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IFD Makes A Good Stop at House Fire

IFD units along with Columbia Fire Department (SC), Lexington County Fire Service, and West Columbia Fire Department responded to a house fire earlier today. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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IFD Makes A Good Stop at House Fire

IFD units along with Columbia Fire Department (SC), Lexington County Fire Service, and West Columbia Fire Department responded to a house fire earlier today. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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We're Hiring

The Irmo Fire District is now taking applications for a hiring process that will take place on November 18th & 19th. Applications can be submitted until November 16th at 5pm.

Irmo Fire District

The district is staffed by 24/7 365 by 43 career personnel, to include a Fire Marshal, Assistant Chief of Operations, Assistant Chief of Administration and Fire Chief, all who answer on average 4800 calls for service annually. Each shift is staffed with nine firefighters, three captains and one battalion chief whom work a 48/96 work schedule.

Our Services

We are at your service 24/7 365 and that includes things other than responding to emergencies. Please let us know how we can assist you.

Address Markers

Help Us Find You

Help us see your house numbers better at night with these blue, highly reflective address markers.

Car Seat Checks

Help Secure Your Precious Cargo

The IFD provides free car seat checks and is an official fitting station.

Lockout Assistance

In Emergencies Only

The Irmo Fire District will assist you in the case of an emergency with lockout or lock-in assistance.

Smoke Alarms

Request One Today

If you don’t have working smoke alarms you can request one by filling out the online form.

Have a question/comment?

We would love to hear from you.  Drop us a note using our online contact form and a member of our team will be sure to respond. We also have an in-depth FAQ with answers to many common questions.

From the office of

The Fire Marshal with the Irmo Fire District has several duties involving a variety of functions. Included in this list are Inspections, reviewing renovations and new construction, Public Education and Fire and Arson Investigations. If you want a visit from the Fire Department or the Fire Marshal, please contact us online or call and set an appointment at 803-798-4979.

Keeping You Safe

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