The Saanich Fire Department was established in 1919. Today the Department employs 116 career firefighters and 6 support personnel.
Fire Prevention Week is October 5-11, 2014.
Fireworks and bonfires are only allowed on Friday, October 31 and require a permit from the Fire Department
Outdoor burning information within the District of Saanich.
Fire prevention reduces loss of life and property resulting from fire by eliminating fire hazards and enforcing the rules and regulations that are necessary for public safety.
Read our fire safety tips to help prevent fires in your home.
When a fire occurs, there is no time for planning. So sit down with your family today and make a step-by-step plan for escaping a fire.
Saanich Municipal Council has adopted a bylaw which requires the installation and maintenance of smoke alarms in all existing residential buildings.
Saanich Municipal Council has adopted a bylaw to reduce the risk of accidental oil spills and contamination.