Annual Report

This report provides a general overview of our operations, performance and various programs associated with the services we provide to the residents and guests of our fire district. read more

The Responder

The newest edition of The Responder, the North Whatcom Fire & Rescue district newsletter, is now available. read more

CPR Classes

NWFR is offering CPR/AED classes once a month, free of charge to the community read more

Welcome to

North Whatcom Fire & Rescue



Recently hired Division Chief / Fire Marshal Rostov was sworn in during a North Whatcom Fire and Rescue Board of Fire Commissioners meeting on Thursday, May 16, 2019.

Welcome to NWFR!



North Whatcom Fire and Rescue will be accepting sealed bid proposals for thermal imaging cameras and equipment. Bids will be accepted until Friday, May 31, 2019 @ 3:00 PM. Sealed bid proposals can be mailed or hand delivered at 4142 Britton Loop Station 12, Bellingham, WA 98226. Bids will be opened at 4:00 PM following the closing at the above address. Bids results  will be presented with a recommendation to the NWFR Board of Fire Commissioner meeting on Thursday, June 20 at 9408 Odell Rd. Blaine. WA 98230. Please visit the District website for additional information.


Fire Commissioner Position Up for Election in November

One of the five positions on the NWFR Board of Fire Commissioners will be up for election in November. This is a six year term which begins January 2020. The filing period for the open position is May 13 – 17.  For additional information please visit the Whatcom County Auditor’s website: