Fire / Ambulance Services

Fire Department BuildingThe Fire Department Chief is appointed by the Board of Fire Engineers. The Dover Fire Department is a Call Fire Department. Our fire and emergency medical services personnel are local residents or town employees who respond to emergencies as needed.


It is responsible for:

  • Ambulance/Emergency Medical Services
  • Emergency Management Planning
  • Enforce Fire Prevention & Building Codes
  • Fire Prevention Inspections
  • Fire Prevention Programs
  • Fire Suppression
  • Forest Warden (Fire Chief)
  • Hazardous Material Response
  • Issue Permits Required by Code
  • Residential and Commercial Plan Review