NFCC Chair

 Mark Hardingham is the Chair of the NFCC. He is supported by two Vice Chairs; Phil Garrigan (Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service Chief Fire Officer) and Justin Johnston (Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service Chief Fire Officer).  

 There are regular updates via the Chair's blog.

 Mark Hardingham


Chair's remuneration

  • Basic Salary £129,561
  • Vehicle allowance £6,146
  • Honorarium £13,239
  • NFCC meets the cost of a telephone
  • Other travel and subsistence will be paid for in accordance with policies
  • The Board of Trustees' Performance Committee manage the performance of the NFCC Chair
  • Support structures
  • Expenses and expenses archive

The Chair is supported by a Chief  Operating Officer who oversees the day-to-day management of the organisation and oversees the governance arrangements for NFCC and the CFOA Board of Trustees. 

Corporate support services are provided by West Midlands Fire Service; the Central Programme Office (CPO) is based in London Fire Brigade and National Resilience management is provided by Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service.