Welcome to our home on the web! The Scottsville Vol. Fire Dept. was established in 1936. We are located in Southern Albemarle County along side the James River. Today we are still an all-volunteer department with over 50 trained members. We serve approximately 300 square miles and over 10,000 residents. Our main service area is Southern Albemarle County with first due areas in Buckingham, Fluvanna and Nelson Counties. Our fleet includes two Engines, two Tankers, two Command cars, Duty crew car, one Brush truck, one EMS Response Car, one Hazardous Material Containment Trailer, one Utility Trailer and two boats.
Do you have working smoke detectors? If not SVFD can come out and install smoke detectors to residents in our first due area free of charge. For more information give us a call at 434-286-2841 Monday - Thursday 6pm - 9pm or fill out a request online. For residents living in Albemarle but outside our first due area, you can contact the Albemarle County Department of Fire Rescue (ACFR) at 434-296-5833 or click here for more information.