About Us

About Summit Fire & EMS

Summit Fire & EMS is fully professional, all-hazards emergency-response agency based in Summit County, Colorado,

Summit Fire & EMS Annual Reports
Early each year, the staff at Summit Fire & EMS produces an annual report documenting the achievements and major efforts of the previous year in an effort to offer residents, local-government officials, contractors, businesses and visitors an account of how the department is functioning.

Summit Fire & EMS History

Learn about the history of Summit Fire & EMS.

SF&EMS Chief Officers

Summit Fire & EMS Chief Officers

SF&EMS Operations

Summit Fire & EMS will strive to deal professionally and effectively with emergencies and hazards to life and property with a commitment to excellence and in the best interest of all citizens and guests of our communities.

Summit Fire & EMS Strategic Plan

Summit Fire & EMS Strategic Plan

2021 Annual Budget

Summit Fire & EMS 2021 Budget

Permits & Services

Summit Fire and EMS’ Community Resource Division is responsible for enforcing International Fire Code regulations governing construction activity.

Colorado Open Records Act (CORA)

CORA Policy Schedule and Fees for Changes

Inclusion Process

If you would like to be included in the district, here is where you can find information on applying and more.

Summit County business physical distancing protocol

Summit Fire & EMS is adhering to the Summit County guidelines and protocols to reduce the likelihood of transmission of COVID-19 at its facilities.

Summit Fire Job Openings

Apply for a position with Summit Fire.


Life in the high country includes preparations for the threat of wildfires. SF&EMS maintains a robust program to assist businesses, property owners and visitors to prepare for wildfire.

Ambulance Service

As of July 1, 2019, the Summit County Ambulance Service has merged with Summit Fire & EMS into a single organization.

Community Connect

Community Connect is a free, secure, and easy to use platform that allows you to share critical information about your household that will aid first responders and emergency response personnel when responding to your residence. By providing information about your household that you feel is important for us to know about at the time of an emergency, we can ensure you and everything you care about is protected to the best of our ability.

Notice of Privacy Practices

This notice describes how medical information about you may be used and disclosed and how you can get access to this information. 

Charge Codes

Charge codes for various EMS services.