Fire Rescue

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

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From April 28th to May 15th, you are permitted to burn yard waste with a valid Garden Debris Fire Permit. Apply for your FREE Permit.

 

 

Wildfire prevention
Fire Danger Rating and Prevention

Campfires are not permitted in Whistler when the forest fire hazard rating is HIGH or EXTREME. Permits are require for campfires or garden debris burning.


RMOW FireSmart assessment. Photo credit: Mike Crane
FireSmart and Wildfire Prevention

There are many ways to protect your property and the Whistler community against the ignition and spread of fires.


Whistler Fire Rescue Service. Photo credit: Mike Crane
About Whistler Fire Rescue Service

Whistler Fire Rescue Service focuses on education, prevention, and effective emergency response.


Whistler Fire Rescue Service photo credit: Mike Crane
Fire Permits and Regulations

More often than not, the best way to prevent a fire is to stop it from starting. Whistler has fire regulations to keep the community fire-free.



Contact

For emergencies, dial 911.

Non-emergency contact:
Whistler Fire Rescue Service
4325 Blackcomb Way
604-935-8260
fire@whistler.ca
Office hours Monday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

 

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