Administration, Operations and Fire Safety


Non-Emergency Issues & Questions

Have a question about fire service ratings for commercial insurance? Need to request a burn permit or learn why outdoor burning is restricted in the City of Beaufort?

Our Administration Division will help you.

Non-emergency fire issues should be directed to the Administration Division. We take pride in helping our residents learn more about fire safety. 


You can reach us at 843-525-7055 or by emailing the Fire Department.


The City of Beaufort and Town of Port Royal Fire Department operates out of two fully manned fire stations, which are strategically located throughout the city to minimize response times. Our department is a combination fire department in that we utilize both career and paid firefighters, as well as volunteers from the community, and we currently maintain a roster of 35 uniformed career personnel and an average of 25 volunteers.

Fire and Safety Division

The City of Beaufort / Port Royal Fire Services are proud to be proactive in protecting life and property of our community. We accomplish this by continued public education of all ages of fire safety and also through annual inspections of businesses within the City of Beaufort and Town of Port Royal.