Silverdale Operational Support

The Silverdale Operational Support unit, established in 1964, currently has 10 members and covers the Silverdale and North Auckland area. The unit has an urgent response vehicle - a 2010 Ford Transit, which contains traffic control equipment, lighting and generator, and canteen facilities. It is one of two vehicles that carry the Waitemata Fire Districts Large Animal Rescue Kit, which covers from Managawai to Kaukapakapa. The vehicle also carries one small wet vac, plus a larger wet vac in stowage when required at larger incidents.

Silverdale Operational Support
Officer in charge : SSO Nigel Capon
Number of members : 10
Response vehicle : Silverdale OSU 1
Contact Details
Contact name : SSO Nigel Capon
Address : 147 Hibiscus Coast Highway
Phone number : (09) 426-5032
Email address :
Contact : SSO Nigel Capon
Phone : (0274) 715 923
Email :
Page updated : June 2021