Our mission is to protect the lives and property of the citizens of and visitors to Tybee Island by providing the highest levels of service through education, fire prevention, public education, fire suppression, rescue and mitigation of effects and man-made disasters consistent with the resources provided.

Supporting the Fire Department

The Tybee Island Fire Department consists entirely of volunteer firefighters. The criteria to become a volunteer can be obtained by contacting the department at 912-472-5062 or by email.

You can also support the Fire Department by purchasing a TIFD t-shirt for $20 each at the fire station's administrative office.


Learn more about the department's fire safety equipment by viewing the apparatus gallery.