The BFSA has teamed up with a healthcare provider to be able to offer discounted rates for medical plans, dental plan, hospital cash plans, travel plan and vehicle breakdown products which are not available to the general public.
BFSA members can now benefit from free exclusive access to over a thousand perks, discounts, and freebies from big-name brands and local businesses. Through our partnership with PerkJam members have access to lots of discounts on stuff from Protein Supplements to Car Leasing & Beauty Products to Holiday's.
BFSA Members are able to benefit from a huge 50% discount on Wills & Lasting Powers of Attorneys - This benefit is being offered as a thank you from a leading Law Firm based in South Wales.
The BFSA holds it's AGM meeting every 2 years, which all members are welcome to attend, whether in person on virtually. There are various other events held throughout the year, such as dinners and from 2022 CPD events.
Some items in the shop, particularly BFSA branded items will only be sold to current members of the association, as a member you are entitled to purchase any item in the shop with has the BFSA logo.
All members are entitled to use the post-nominal which come with their relevant grade of membership.
All members have the right to use the BFSA logo, the logo can be used on your documentation, emails, website and social media.
Individual Members and Group Members are entitled to purchase the BFSA Long Service & Commendation Medals for themselves and to award to their teams who qualify.
An application form for medals will need to be completed prior to your purchase.
Medal Application Form - DOWNLOAD
The Members Welfare Fund assists Members, ex Members and their dependants. Assistance may be in the form of one-off grants to aid the purchase of mobility items, electrical appliances, furniture or repairs.
Should a member wish to speak to the Association Chaplain in confidence, then appointments can be made with our Chaplain Canon Thomas Woodhouse.
Members have access through our trusted broker to discounts on premiums for 'Blue-Light' and Fire Service Activities.
Available to individuals who are working in the fire industry, whether local authority, private sector, airport or fire protection sector.
Annual Subscription £28.00
Available to individuals who are retired from the fire industry, whether local authority, private sector, airport or fire protection sector. (65+)
Annual Subscription £15.00
Available to local authority fire & rescue services, airport fire & rescue services, Industrial fire services and fire protection organisations.
Annual Subscription £70.00-£150.00