Department Information

The Tega Cay Fire Department is a mixed volunteer/full-time organization serving the city of Tega Cay. Located in South Carolina, the department protects a population of over 4,000 residents and 1,400 homes and businesses in a 1,600 acre peninsula on the shores of Lake Wylie.

Located at 7200 Tega Cay Drive in Tega Cay, SC, our 4-bay station includes meeting and training rooms, a physical conditioning / workout area, a full kitchen, private office space, and equipment and supply storage. We currently operate (3) engines, (1) 77-foot ladder truck, (1) fast-attack pumper/brush truck, (1) support truck and (1) fire/rescue boat stationed on Lake Wylie.


The Department was incorporated in 1973 and exists as a non-profit organization contracting its services to the City of Tega Cay. Leadership is provided by a chief and two assistant chiefs. The department is divided into two engine companies, a truck company, and a marine unit.


  • Fire Suppression
  • Fire Prevention
  • Rescue and Extrication
  • HazMat Containment
  • Water / Dive Rescue


Besides Fire and Rescue operations, members of the Fire Department are active in many community events throughout the year.

Each year at Christmas the families in Tega Cay receive a special visit by Santa Claus, who trades in his sleigh for the day for a ride on a fire truck