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Vision :  Samoa’s leading emergency service provider that saves lives and properties through quality services and proactive awareness campaigns.

Mission: To accelerate all time awareness for the people of Samoa, make positive safety impacts in communities, nurture a winning network of partners and empower employees with knowledge and skillset to undertake the services.


  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Commitment
  • Health and Safety
  • Innovation
  • Team-Work


  • Muaausa Joseph Siegfried Walter (Chairperson)
  • Tufuga Gafoaleata Faitua
  • Aiono Meresaini Siaosi Laulua
  • Afamasaga Atonio Mataio Sefo
  • Masuisui Mose Tagiilima


The Authority is administered by the Board of Directors which comprises of 5 independent members. The organizational structure depicts the Authority’s departments being;

  • Commissioner’s Office (Administrative Head of Authority)
  • Fire Safety and Awareness and Prevention Services Department
  • Fire Suppression and Emergency Response Services Department
  • Corporate Services Department

SFESA compromises of 179  manning all four (4) stations of the Authority which are;

  1. Apia (Upolu)
  2. Faleata (Upolu)
  3. Asau (Savaii)
  4. Maota (Savaii)

SFESA also has 50 Volunteers Emergency Response Teams Samoa (VERTS) members whom assist with major operations of the Authority which requires more man-power for a short period of time to ensure there isn’t interruption to daily operations of the Authority. These volunteers are paid but are also trained from time to time to ensure they have the skills necessary to implement the type of work required by the Authority.

Committees SFESA are a part of;

  • NEOC (Natural Emergency Opporation Commission)
  • PTF (Petroleum Taskforce)
  • STASC (Samoa Tourism Accommodation Standard Committee)