Herstmonceux has one pumping appliance crewed by Retained Firefighters.
The station was built in the 1950s and replaced a much older facility.
The station covers an area of 6,119 hectares, mostly rural, with a population of approximately 3,900.
The station serves the villages and parishes of Magham Down, Cowbeech, Bodle Street, Ashburnham, Boreham Street, Wartling and Windmill Hill. Some areas of Warbleton, Rushlake Green, Amberstone and Dallington are also included.