Welcome to the Demarest Volunteer Fire Department. We are committed to protecting the lives and property of all those in the town of Demarest, NJ, (~ 4,880 residents, ~1,600 households).  We have proudly voluntarily served our town continuously since 1894. The Department is staffed entirely by your neighbors; 28 men and women, willing to help you in your time of need. The Demarest Volunteer Fire Association is committed to being a positive force in the community.  Please take a look around our web site.  There are some interesting things here that you might not have know about our Department.

Latest News

  • Rest Easy Brother
    It is with deep regret, that the Demarest Fire Department announces the passing of Ex-Chief Richard Motta Jr., father of Ex-Chief Richard Motta III. Rich proudly served the department for over 45 years. He was a great friend, fireman, mentor, and brother and will be sorely missed. Until we meet again, rest easy Big Motts.
  • DFD honors our local veterans
    Please click on links to see the videos of how we virtually honored our local veterans. Part 1    https://youtu.be/qhqj0c5Hj24 Part 2     https://youtu.be/yZ1CT_TMaow Part 3    https://youtu.be/rHV0GbxjnWs
  • Veterans Day 2019 in Demarest
  • Celebrate our 125TH