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Wexford Civil Defence

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Civil Defence is a voluntary humanitarian organisation, dedicated to assisting the community in a variety of ways, but particularly in lessening human suffering in times of crisis. Civil Defence is funded 70% from the Department Of Defence and 30% from the Council’s own resources.


  • Welfare
  • Casualty 
  • Warden 
  • Auxiliary Fire Service 

In addition, Civil Defence members may be called out to give assistance in the event of environmental problems such as biological pollution of drinking water sources. Also, Civil Defence carries out stewarding at many local community events and at national events when asked to provide back up support to An Garda Síochána. Civil Defence volunteers are available and are trained to deal with emergency situations. In the event of Civil Defence assistance being required, you should contact the Civil Defence Officer. 

Further information is available from:-

Civil Defence Officer,
County Hall, Wexford.
Telephone 053-9196265

Or vist our website at

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