The South Australian Fire and Emergency Services Commission (SAFECOM) was established by the Fire and Emergency Services Act 2005. SAFECOM and its Board are responsible to the Minister for Emergency Services.
SAFECOM is responsible for corporate services across the emergency services sector. SAFECOM supports and allocates sector resources and has a leadership role in state wide emergency management.
SAFECOM administers the Community Emergency Services Fund (the Fund), the main source of funding for all emergency services sector agencies.