Fire Department


If there is a fire emergency, please call 911.

207-743-5300 (non-emergency)

Chief: Dennis Yates,

19 Danforth Street
Norway, Maine 04268

Hours of Operation

8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday (Stop at Town Office)

The Norway Fire Department is a paid call department and its Fire Fighters are paid an hourly rate of pay for services rendered for fire fighting and training.

Calls are dispatched by the Oxford County Regional Communications Center (E-911) in South Paris 24 hours a day. All Fire Fighters carry paging alerters for this purpose.

Fire Department Responsibilities

The Fire Department is responsible for the fire service protection for the Town of Norway. It also serves as the central collection point for Fire Prevention Education for the citizens of Noway, surrounding towns when requested and schools within Maine School District 17 when requested.

The fire department has a mutual aid agreement for additional fire protection with the City of Auburn, the Towns of Paris, Oxford, Waterford, Harrison, Otisfield, Mechanic Falls, Greenwood, Hebron and Buckfield, West Paris and a Tri Town Haz-Mat Team that works in conjunction with Paris and Oxford.

Become a Firefighter

The Department is always looking for new Fire Fighter candidates and Training is scheduled for the first Monday night of each month at 6:00 p.m. as well as additional training programs on occasional nights and or weekends. Interested candidates are urged to contact the Town Office for an employment application.