Contact Us

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service


146 Bolton Road

Swinton, Manchester

M27 8US

Tel: 0161 736 5866

For a FREE Safe and Well visit please call:

0800 555 815

County Fire Officer

Name: Peter O'Reilly
Position: County Fire Officer and Chief Executive

Peter joined Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service on 1 March 2011 as Director of Prevention and Protection after serving for 21 years with Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service.

Peter served in Belfast for most of his career as a firefighter, Junior Officer and District Commander, before moving to Northern Area Command as an Assistant Area Commander.  He became the Area Commander in Northern Ireland in 2009.

Peter's responsibilities include Community Engagement, Community Education, Health and Safety, Fire Safety Enforcement and Fire Investigation.

Peter is currently the national lead for the Chief Fire Officers Association (CFOA) Fire Engineering and Technical Standards Group, Chair of the Chief Fire Officers Association North West Prevention and Protection Forum and Chair of the Institution of Fire Engineers North West Branch.

Peter lives in Salford with his wife, two daughters and a grandson.


Last update: 23/03/2016 08:19:24
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