Established under section 122 of the Fire Rescue Victoria Act 1958, the Fire Services Implementation Monitor provides the Victorian Government and community with independent assessment of fire services reform implementation progress.
The Office of the Fire Services Implementation Monitor was established in FY 2020-21 with support from the Department of Justice and Community Safety, to aid the Monitor’s functions and duties under the Fire Rescue Victoria Act 1958.
- assessing the progress, effectiveness, and efficacy of CFA, FRV and EMV in delivering actions in the fire services implementation plan(s) to give effect to the reforms
- providing assurance to government and the community with respect to progress made towards a modern fire service
- monitoring and assessing ongoing efforts to improve the interaction between CFA, FRV and other agencies
- considering the impact of the fire services reforms upon the financial sustainability of CFA and FRV.
Hon. Niall Blair – Fire Services Implementation Monitor
The Hon. Niall Blair was appointed as the Fire Service Implementation Monitor.
Reviewed 17 November 2021