This page provides copies of documents published by SAFECOM. For publications for the CFS, MFS or SES please click the appropriate link below:

CFS Publications

SES Publications

MFS Publications

SA Fire and Emergency Services Commission

Review Reports

Annual Reports

Volunteer and Employer Recognition and Support

Research Reports

Pinery Reports

SAFECOM Organisation Chart

Review Reports 

Deputy Coroners Report from the Wangary Bushfire - Summary Document

Deputy Coroners Report from the Wangary Bushfire - Full Document

Review of the Fire and Emergency Services Act 2005 (John Murray, 2008)

Review of the Emergency Services Sector (Dawkins Review)

Annual Reports 

SAFECOM Annual Report 2020-2021

SAFECOM Annual Report 2019 - 2020

SAFECOM Annual Report 2018 - 2019

SAFECOM Annual Report 2017 - 2018

SAFECOM Annual Report 2016 - 2017

SAFECOM Annual Report 2015 - 2016

SAFECOM Annual Report 2014 - 2015

SAFECOM Annual Report 2013 - 2014

SAFECOM Annual Report 2012 - 2013

SAFECOM Annual Report 2011 - 2012


Proactive Disclosure of Government Information


The South Australian Government has a policy to facilitate certain types of information to be available online for all South Australians to access without having to make a Freedom of Information (FOI) application.

The government acknowledges that the information it holds is a valuable public resource and is committed to being open and accountable, engaging with the community, and public participation in the making of decisions, policies and laws.

The government has approved the policy Proactive Disclosure of Regularly Requested Information – issued as Premier and Cabinet Circular 035 (PC035).

In February 2015, Cabinet approved changes to Premier and Cabinet Circular PC013 – Annual Reporting Requirements that resulted in the requirement for public sector agencies to report the overseas travel of public sector employee's, including chief executives in accordance with Premier and Cabinet Circular, PC035 – Proactive Disclosure of Regularly Requested Information.

Overseas travel

Details on overseas travel undertaken by the Chief Executive and employees of SAFECOM:

Volunteer and Employer Recognition and Support  

Employing Emergency Services Volunteers Booklet

Legal Protection for Emergency Services Volunteers

Volunteer Entitlements

CFS Volunteer Charter

SES Volunteer Charter

Research Reports 

A review of the effect of farming practices, including continuous cropping, minimum tillage and direct drilling, on bushfire risk and prevention- June 2008. Authors: Dr Kevin Tolhurst, James Egan and Thomas Duff

An analysis of the effects of different cropping regimes and crop management systems on the potential bushfire risk across the Lower Eyre Peninsula, South Australia - December 2008. Authors - Dr Kevin Tolhurst and James Egan.

Pinery Reports

Noetic Solutions report into CFS operations (Pinery fire)

CFS Action Plan (Pinery fire)

Mingara Australasia report into SAGRN (Pinery fire)

SAGRN Action Plan (Pinery fire)