The APFF is a charity that belongs to professional Firefighters.  It’s 830+ members are full-time, part-time or retired firefighters.  It is a not-for-profit charity comprising Metropolitan Fire Service  (MFS), Adelaide Airport and other professional Firefighters from across South Australia who volunteer their time to fundraise for the Women’s and Children’s Hospital Burns Unit, burns and road trauma survivors, community education and assistance, as well as firefighters in need and their immediate families.

According to the Rules of the Australian Professional Firefighters Foundation, ordinary membership is available to full time professional firefighters as well as  persons who are engaged in firefighting activities for reward but on a part-time basis and any retired firefighter.


 To become a ‘Foundation Member’ please email for an application form at

How Can We Help?

Been to a fire or a road crash and think the victims could use a little help?  Know a firey who is doing it hard and could use a gesture of kindness?  We need to take care of one another and we can only do this with your help.  Let us know if something should be or could be done and we will see what we can do to assist.