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Fire Department/District Identification (FDID)

The Office of State Fire Marshal issues Fire Department Identification (FDID) numbers for the purpose of recognition and incident reporting. All recognized fire departments and districts personnel, by virtue of the offices they hold (listed in ORS 476.060) are statutorily assistants to the State Fire Marshal.
Several issues relating to the statutory authority of private corporations acting as "fire departments" were raised and answered in an Attorney General (AG) Opinion.

FD Types & Clarifications 
Fire Department Identification (FDID): clarification and definitions
Fire Department/District Benefit Matrix 
Forming a Rural Fire Protection District (RFPD) 

Active FDID Numbers: 
FDID List By Name

FDID List By Number

FDID List By County

SOS Audit Information
Secretary of State 
Audits Division
Contact: Philip Hopkins
Municipal Audit Administrator
Public Service Building, Suite 500
Salem, OR 97301
Fax: (503) 378-6767
Phone: (503) 986-2304