Fire and disaster protection: Volunteer work

Service Description

In Thuringia, voluntary fire departments and the private aid organizations involved in disaster control perform voluntary work in fire protection and disaster control. Persons interested in membership can contact their municipality (volunteer fire department) or one of the relief organizations or their state, district or local associations.

Citizens volunteering in volunteer fire departments are entitled to reimbursement of their necessary expenses and loss of earnings for this honorary office. The compensation of volunteers working in private aid organizations is based on the statutes issued by the respective organization.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

Competent Authority

Stadtverwaltung Bürgel

Am Markt 1
07616 Bürgel
036692 491-0
036692 22253

Further Authorities

Landratsamt Saale-Holzland-Kreis - Brand- und Katastrophenschutz
Schloßstraße 2
07646 Stadtroda
036691 70-906
036691 70-788