Available Classifications
Alternate structures
Alphabetical Indexes
Correspondence Tables
Free downloads
International Family of Classifications
  Best practices
National classifications
  Statistical Commission
  Expert Group
  Technical Subgroup
  Workshops and Training
  Mailing list
Contact us
ISIC Rev.4
ISIC Rev.3.1
ISIC Rev.3
CPC Ver.2.1
CPC Ver.2
CPC Ver.1.1
CPC Ver.1.0
SITC Rev.4
SITC Rev.3
more ...
ISIC 3 index
CPC 1.1 index

Printer friendly versionPrinter friendly version English  Français  Español  

Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COFOG code 03.2.0

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 03 - Public order and safety
  • Group: 03.2 - Fire-protection services
  • Class: 03.2.0 - Fire-protection services (CS)

Explanatory note

- Administration of fire-prevention and fire-fighting affairs and services;
- operation of regular and auxiliary fire brigades and of other fire-prevention and fire-fighting services maintained by public authorities; operation or support of fire-prevention and fire-fighting training programmes.
Includes: civil protection services such as mountain rescue, beach surveillance, evacuation of flooded areas, etc.
Excludes: civil defence (02.2.0); forces especially trained and equipped for fighting or preventing forest fires (04.2.2).

Would you like to leave some feedback?
(on this code, this classification, the site in general or any other issue)

Then drop us a line at CHL@un.org.