Emergency Services

West Vancouver is one of the safest communities in Canada. From emergency preparedness to ensuring that smoke alarms are in proper working order, find out how to make your home the safest place it can be, for you and the rest of your family.

Fire & Rescue

West Vancouver Fire & Rescue has been serving the municipality for almost a century. With four fire stations and a fleet of seven trucks, the Fire & Rescue Services is committed to protecting life, property, and the environment.

Police Services

The West Vancouver Police provide comprehensive local police service and have members serving with a number of regional integrated police teams with other municipal police organizations and the RCMP.

North Shore Emergency Management

North Shore Emergency Management (NSEM) is a tri-municipal agency that works in partnership with the three North Shore municipalities to plan, coordinate and test emergency and disaster response.

Prepare for an Emergency

Know what to do in case of a flood, earthquake or other natural disasters and emergencies. We all play an important role. Take care of yourself, your property, and help your neighbours if they are in need.

Public Safety Alerts

Stay informed – sign up for Alertable to receive public safety alerts and vital information during urgent and severe emergencies. Once signed up, you will receive notifications by text (SMS), home phone, or by email.

Social Media

Our social media channels help you stay informed. Find them through our social media directory.