Fire engines in London

Meeting: 
MQT on 2015-07-15
Session date: 
July 15, 2015
Reference: 
2015/2140
Question By: 
Stephen Knight
Organisation: 
Liberal Democrats
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

What is your justification for directing the London Fire and Emergency Planning Authority (LFEPA) to keep 13 fully-funded and staffed fire engines out of service when they are available to fight fire in London?

Answer

Answer for Fire engines in London

Answer for Fire engines in London

Answered By: 
The Mayor

The rationale underlying the direction I issued to LFEPA in relation to the 13 appliances is set out in paragraph 1.14 of Mayoral Decision 1516, which was signed on 15 June 2015 and is publicly available on the GLA's website.