Elected by the AFAC Council, the Board provides governance oversight to the effective management of the organisation. The Board meets bi-monthly.
- President: Lee Johnson AFSM, Commissioner, Queensland Fire and Rescue Service
- Vice-President: Greg Mullins AFSM, Commissioner, Fire and Rescue NSW
- Treasurer: Bob Conroy, Executive Director, Office of Environment and Heritage NSW
- Director: Mary Barry, Chief Executive Officer, Victoria State Emergency Service
- Director: Greg Nettleton, Chief Officer, South Australian Country Fire Service
- Director: Paul Baxter, Chief Executive/National Commander, New Zealand Fire Service
- Director: Mick Bourke, Chief Executive Officer, Country Fire Authority