Contact Us

Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service


146 Bolton Road

Swinton, Manchester

M27 8US

Tel: 0161 736 5866

For a FREE Home Safety Check please call:

0800 555 815

Oldham Borough
Borough Commander: Ian Bailey Borough_Commander


Welcome to the Oldham Borough section of the website...

Oldham borough is in the North West of England located in the North East quadrant of Greater Manchester. The borough encompasses several former mill towns, which expanded and coalesced during the late-19th century as a result of population growth and advances in textile manufacture during the Industrial Revolution. The population of Oldham is 217,273 of which 15.64 per cent are from minority ethnic communities.

We have fire stations in the following areas: Oldham, Hollins and Chadderton.

Contact your borough:

If you have a fire - always dial 999.

Generic and school enquiries:
If you have a generic enquiry for your local borough or station you should either call 0161 909 8626/27 or email

Home/business fire safety enquiries:
If your enquiry is in relation to fire safety at home or a business safety check you should call 0161 909 8610.

For a FREE Home Safety Check please call 0800 555 815

  • Jul
    GMFRS invites you to its Emergency Services Day
    GMFRS' annual Emergency Services Open Day will again take place at intu Trafford Centre when firefighters and other staff will be joined by partners showcasing their services.
  • Jul
    Firefighters save public over one billion pounds in one year
    FIREFIGHTERS in Greater Manchester saved the public over one billion pounds last year, according to research showing the impact of emergency responses.
  • Jul
    New air unit will support firefighters at incidents
    GREATER Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) has launched a new flying AIR Unit to support the work of firefighters at operational incidents.
  • Jun
    Firefighters issue heatwave plea
    WITH a heatwave set to hit Greater Manchester today, firefighters want everyone to enjoy the good weather safely by taking care around open waters and barbecues
  • Jun
    Ramadan 2015
    GREATER Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) is urging local Muslim communities to take care over the next month as they begin the period of Ramadan.
Last update: 03/06/2015 11:45:11
Bookmark and Share