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Fire Rescue

   Call our non-emergency line at 250.753.7311


  • “Cooking Fires” are permitted in the City of Nanaimo.  Residents are to follow Bylaw 7108 concerning cooking fires. Residents are requested to refer to the Bylaw found at 


  • Child Passenger Safety Program - no Free Education Clinics available at this time.

Another community provider is  For a list of other community and service providers call BCAA: 1.877.247.5551 


  • 2015 Fire Extinguisher & Safety Training:

To teach basic fire safety and fire extinguisher use. Training includes: video presentation, fire safety lecture, question & answer period, live fire extinguisher training.  $15 per person.  Approx 1 hr Call 250.755.4561 to book. 

Be Prepared with the Emergency Call Alert System

  • In an emergency we can automatically telephone or email you with details of the situation and instructions to follow.

  • You can register as a resident, or as a business owner. Alert

  • Register/Update online or  call 250.758.5222 between 8:00 am and 4:30 pm Monday to Friday.

  • Your information will not be shared, and will not be used for any other purpose.

  • To receive information about a current alert or emergency contact our automated line at 250-758-1311


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