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Fire Safety Plan Documentation Guide

The Fire Prevention Officers’ Association of BC has released a Fire Safety Plan Documentation Guide designed to assist building owners develop their own Fire Safety Plans.
The FPOABC website provides access to the Guide which is in 3 parts:

Part 1:  Collection of Relevant Information
Part 2:  Instructions for Documentation
Part 3:  Format Guide

FPOABC website - Search for it under PREVENTION, Fire Safety Plans.


The Regional District of North Okanagan (RDNO) provides fire protection services in parts of the North Okanagan through the fire departments of BX-Swan Lake, Lumby & District, and Silver Star.

Here is the Fire Protection Boundaries Map for each area.

Fire Departments in the North Okanagan

Armstrong/Spallumcheen - 3840 Mill Street, Armstrong

B.X./Swan Lake - 5764 Silve Star Rd, Vernon
Chief:  Bill Wacey

Colstream - 8008 Aberdeen Rd, Coldstream

Enderby - 407 George Street, Enderby

Lavington - 9739 School Road, Coldstream

Lumby & District - 1769 Shuswap Ave, Lumby
Chief:  Tony Clayton

Silver Star - 9885 Silve Star Road, Vernon
Chief:  Russ Mills

Vernon Fire Rescue, with 3 Halls including: Vernon, Okanagan Landing & Predator Ridge

In addition fire protection is provided under contract to:

  • Twin Lakes / Grandview Bench
  • IR #6
  • Kalamalka Lakeview

For all Fire Protection inquiries, please email us at [email protected], or visit our Contact Us page for all other inquiries.