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Emergency Services

Effective immediately, due to Wildfire risk, all burning,
including outdoor appliances, is banned until further notice

Wood burning appliances are prohibited,
propane and charcoal appliances are acceptable

By Order of the Fire Chief, District of North Saanich


The North Saanich Fire Department is a composite career / volunteer department consisting of 4 career positions and approximately 35 volunteers operating out of two fire halls.

The North Saanich Emergency Program has engaged the Emergency Response Management Services Corporation (ERMS) to provide an Emergency Mass Notification System to the residents of North Saanich. This system, in real time, will be used to communicate with residents and stakeholders in the event of emergencies and disasters, such as earthquakes, tsunami alerts, evacuation notices, or other safety threats.

To receive Emergency Notifications from the North Saanich Emergency Program, please register with the Emergency Notification System. Your participation in this system is voluntary and all information you provide is protected and confidential.

To edit your profile or unsubscribe please log into the ERMS site.

Register for Emergency Noticification System


Burning Calendar
Burning Information Bulletin


If you have any questions or comments regarding North Saanich Emergency Services, please contact us during regular hours at 250-656-1931.
Our NON-Emergency number after regular hours is 250-475-6111 (Ask for the North Saanich Duty Officer)