The Authority has a legal responsibility to provide a Fire and Rescue Service for the whole of East Sussex and Brighton & Hove and is made up of 18 councillors:
The Chief Fire Officer and Chief Executive reports to the Fire Authority which has the ultimate responsibility for such things as:
Members are not paid a salary for their work, but they do receive allowances. By law, all members of the Authority are required to complete a declaration of interest form, the details of which are published annually.
To find your Fire Authority Member please use the below links: