Fire Rescue

The Whistler Fire Rescue Service is dedicated to promoting fire and life safety throughout the resort community as well as effectively mitigating problems when they occur.

Whistler Fire Rescue fire truck

What's New!

Campfires temporarily allowed in Coastal Fire Centre as of July 23, 2014

The Coastal Fire Centre (CFC) is rescinding its campfire prohibition due to cool and rainy weather conditions effective at noon on July 23, 2014.  Click here for details.

The long-term forecast, however, is for a return to hot and dry conditions after the weekend.  These conditions will likely result in the reintroduction of a campfire ban prior to the August long weekend.
 

LOW Fire Danger Rating as of July 24, 2014

  • No fires allowed, unless you have obtained a 2014 residential campfire permit. Click here for details.
  • As of July 24, 2014, high-risk construction activity may resume to a regular schedule.  Click here for details.
  • The fire danger rating is posted on the BC Wildfire website: Whistler is ‘Blackcomb Base’. Please note that the forecast data is highlighted in blue, and the actual data is usually posted mid-afternoon.  The actual data may or may not confirm the forecasted data.
     

Garden Debris Burn Permits

The new Fire Protection and Fireworks Bylaw No. 2046, 2014 was adopted by Council on April 15, 2014.  One of the initiatives contained in the bylaw provides Whistler homeowners with the option to burn garden debris on their property from October 15th to October 31st.  Please find out more about Garden Debris Burn Permits here

Looking for a copy of the Fire Protection and Fireworks Bylaw, False Alarm Bylaw, MTI Bylaw, Fire Permits, Construction Regulations in Fire Season, or other regulations?

Fire Regulations, Permits and Bylaws
 

Fire Programs and Services

The Whistler Fire Rescue Service offers a variety of programs and services to the community, all intended to provide a high level of life and property safety.

This commitment is intended to minimize risk to residents and visitors and provides a safe environment for businesses to thrive in Whistler.

Fire Programs and Services
 

Fire Rescue Opportunities

Want to be part of an innovative, caring, committed, community minded team? The Whistler Fire Rescue Service strives to be a leader in the areas of prevention, education and fire rescue services.

Fire Rescue Opportunities
 

Whistler Fire Halls

  • Hall #1: 4315 Blackcomb Way, Whistler Village
  • Hall #2: 8900 Highway 99
  • Hall #3: 1505 Spring Creek Drive, Spring Creek
     

Contact

For emergencies, dial 911

Non-Emergency Contact:
Whistler Fire Rescue Service4
315 Blackcomb Way, Second Floor
604-935-8260
Office hours Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.