Duplin County NC

Fire & Emergency Management

Fire Prevention inspections have resumed. Please click the link to schedule yours HERE

Purpose:

Duplin County Fire & Emergency Management works to protect the citizens of Duplin County through prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery. Working with public and private sectors involving local, state, and federal partners, Duplin County Fire & Emergency Management seeks to provide a customer service focused program for all of the citizens and visitors of Duplin County. 

General Services: 

  • ALE Permits
  • Disaster Preparedness 
  • Emergency Drill Coordination and Facilitation
  • Emergency Incident Response
  • Fire Origin & Cause Investigations
  • Fire Prevention Public Education
  • NC Fire Prevention Code Inspections & Permits
  • Open Burning Permits

Duplin County Fire & Emergency Management manages and serves the 25 fire departments that provide service to districts inside Duplin County. Working to help these fire departments to reduce their insurance ratings, allows the department to provide better service and to reduce homeowners’ insurance premiums. Duplin County Fire & Emergency Management also serves as a working component of the Duplin County Firefighters’ Association. To see more about this group please click the link. 

Duplin County Fire & Emergency Management serves as a working component of the Duplin County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC). To see more about this group please click the link.

Forms:
Fire Prevention Permit Application
Duplin County Safety Survey

Related Information
Weather Information – Ready NC
Duplin County Fire Department Insurance Ratings
National Weather Service – Newport-Morehead City Office
Fireworks Safety Information
Open Burning Laws
Obtain an Online Burning Permit
FY21 Fire Department Estimated Revenue

Duplin County Fire & Emergency Management Facebook Page


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Matthew Barwick

Matthew Barwick

Director of Emergency Management/Fire Marshal
matthew.barwick@duplincountync.com

Physical & Mailing Address
209 Seminary St.
Kenansville, NC  28349

Map To Location

Hours of Operation:
M–F 8:00AM -5:00PM.

Staff members are on call 24/7 for Emergencies.

Dial 9-1-1 to report an emergency.