Emergency Services

In case of an emergency call 000 (triple zero)!



 Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades

Volunteer Bush Fire Brigades play a vital role in protecting property and life in rural Australia. Williams has seven volunteer brigades covering the district. All brigades welcome new volunteer members.

During the summer months harvest and vehicle movement bans are determined by the Bush Fire Brigades, these are broadcast over local radio stations.

 You will find all the information relating to Bush Fire Brigades under 'Council Services' → 'Bush Fire Information'. Click here to go directly to that page.  



Williams Volunteer Fire & Rescue Service

Williams VFRS, located in Brooking Street, is responsible for the protection of structures within the town, the Shire of Williams and surrounding areas. It is also responsible for HAZMAT situations, road accident rescue and assists the shire bushfire brigades when required.
They are also available to carry out protective burning of townsite blocks and school & community visits.

Williams VFRS is always looking for new members and can be contacted on:

Volunteer fire and rescue info
Captain Trevor Palframan, 0427 478 473
Secretary Carolyn Banks, 0488 083 922
Postal Address PO Box 132, WILLIAMS 6391
E-mail williamsvfrs@bigpond.com 


Williams Police Station

Williams police info
Sergeant Stephen Stingemore, Brooking Street, Williams Ph 9885 1100


Williams St John Ambulance Sub-Centre

Providing a vital ongoing service to the community, SJA are always looking for volunteers to join their very rewarding group. Any interested persons are encouraged to contact the centre at williams.ambulance@westnet.com.au.

Country Ambulance cover is great value in case of an emergency, at $50 per single or $83 per family (as at January 2016). Family cover includes any children under 18 years of age. Cover can be paid electronically, on Fridays at the sub-centre or at the Shire Office.
If you're not sure whether your cover is current, or to join, please don't hesitate to contact our office as below.

The sub-centre is located in Brooking Street. Faxes can be sent to 08 9885 1299, and e-mails to williams.ambulance@westnet.com.au .

For further information contact the Secretary Helen Genders as below.

Secretary Helen Genders, 9885 1180 or 0429 851 180
Chairperson Meg Strickland, 9885 1500

Postal Address: PO Box 147, Williams, WA, 6391

Phone: 08 9885 1299, Fax: 08 9885 1299

Office Hours: Fridays 9am to 12 noon

Email: williams.ambulance@westnet.com.au

Website: http://www.stjohn.org.au/