Fire Department

Fire services within the City of Malibu and the unincorporated Los Angeles County areas around Malibu are provided by the County of Los Angeles Fire Department through four local fire stations:

Fire Station #70

3970 Carbon Canyon Rd

Fire Station #71

28722 Pacific Coast Hwy

Fire Station #88

23720 Malibu Rd

Fire Station #99

32550 Pacific Coast Hwy
310- 457-3706

(Phone numbers listed are business office numbers only. In an emergency, dial 911.)

Fire Department Reports

The LA County Fire Department provides the City with monthly activity reports, including numbers of various services provided by Fire Department personnel, including fire response, medical assistance, hazardous material (HazMat) or hazardous condition response, and more, as well as full information summaries of all fire incidents during the month. 

Most Recent Report | View All Reports

Forestry Division: 

The Fire Department's Forestry Division provides natural resource management services and programs, including information about brush clearance, vegetation management, and fire danger. The Division also provides guidelines and reviews landscape and irrigation plans submitted by the property owner for approval before construction or remodel.

Fire Prevention & Inspection

The Forestry Division provides vital information regarding fire prevention in and around your home. For further information or to schedule an inspection, call 818-880-0341. Visit the Forestry Division website for Plan Check guidelines, allowable plants lists, and more at:

Brush Clearance 

Browse through important information from the Forestry Division on brush clearance required for fire prevention on and around your property.

LA County Fire Department Strategic Plan

The Los Angeles County Fire Department’s  Strategic Plan 2017-2021 strives for continued improvement in the areas of service delivery, operational effectiveness, the welfare of our workforce, emergency preparedness, fostering a culture of inclusivity, and fiscal solvency.


The Los Angeles County Fire Department now offers residents the opportunity to find valuable information through social media resources. The department has launched profiles on Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube to share stories, photos, and videos of emergency operations and safety preparedness programs. The Fire Department website offers a wealth of safety information and other resources.