Victoria government logo

Definitions

Acronym Title
BMT Brigade Management Team
BP3 Budget Paper 3 (Service Delivery)
BP4 Budget Paper 4 (Agency Resourcing)
CFA Country Fire Authority
CFASafe A system primarily used for recording details of hazards, incidents, and near misses for the purpose of assigning corrective actions to eliminate or minimise the consequence or likelihood of reoccurrence.
Division A Former Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB) Firefighters
Division B Former CFA Firefighters
EMR Emergency Medical Response
EMV Emergency Management Victoria
FDR

Fire Danger Rating

FireEd Fire Education
FLAMES Home fire safety education program specifically tailored for secondary aged students newly arrived in Australia, studying English as an Additional Language
FRV Fire Rescue Victoria
FRV38 Former CFA stations transferred to FRV as part of the reform
FRVSafe System for capturing and monitoring hazard & incident reports for FRV personnel
FSIM Fire Services Implementation Monitor
GMT Group Management Teams
LGA Local Government Association
PTA Professional, Technical and Administrative staff
USAR Urban search and rescue

Reference to fire services agencies

References to the fire services in this document relate specifically to CFA and FRV. Where more than one fire services agency is referenced in this document, they are listed in alphabetical order.

Comparison between agencies’ performance against published Outcomes Frameworks

As the two outcomes frameworks are based on the agencies’ own strategic and operational priorities, comparisons between the agencies should not be made.

Reviewed 26 June 2022

Was this page helpful?