Fire and rescue bulletin: 28/2012

Fire and rescue bulletins cover issues of interest and relevance to fire and rescue authorities.



The fire and rescue bulletin for December 2012 covers:

  • consultation on proposed increases to employee pension contribution rates
  • departmental response to the consultation on amendments to the new firefighters’ pension scheme
  • update on the funding arrangements for localising support for Council Tax
  • government’s policy statement on business rates retention
  • publication of operational guidance and generic risk assessments