NFCC Chair



Mark Hardingham is the Chair of the NFCC. He is supported by two Vice Chairs; Phil Garrigan (Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service Chief Fire Officer) and Justin Johnston (Lancashire Fire & Rescue Service Chief Fire Officer).


The Chair is supported by a Chief Operating Officer who oversees the day-to-day management of the organisation and oversees the governance arrangements for NFCC and the Board of Trustees.



Chair’s remuneration

  • Basic Salary £129,561
  • Vehicle allowance £6,146
  • Honorarium £13,239
  • NFCC meets the cost of a telephone
  • Other travel and subsistence will be paid for in accordance with policies
  • The Board of Trustees’ Performance Committee manage the performance of the NFCC Chair
  • Support structures