To learn more about closures and our response to COVID-19, and for updates on District operations, visit westvancouver.ca/covid.
Fire & Rescue Services
The Fire Department works to prevent or minimize the impacts of emergency incidents by:
- delivering prompt and effective response to fire, rescue and medical emergencies
- protecting life, property and the environment
- providing fire prevention and education services to the public
- enforcing regulations, including the Fire Code and municipal bylaws
Fire & Rescue Services is comprised of six functions: Administration, Emergency Response, Fire Prevention, Public Education, Mechanical and Training.
Office hours are Monday to Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
The Admin Office is located at Fire Station No. 1
Fire Station No.1
760 16th Street
West Vancouver, BC V7V 3S1
Assistant Chief, Fire Prevention/Investigation
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Businesses are required to have a specific fire permit, depending on business type.
Book a Fire Public Education Event
Fill out this form to book a public education event— a fire safety talk with a school or community group, hall visit or other public event: