Serving the City since 1911, the Burnaby Fire Department is committed to providing timely, professional and effective fire-related emergency services to save lives, property and the environment. Our dedicated staff serves the City via our 7 fire stations located strategically across Burnaby. Each of our stations is equipped with up-to-date vehicles and equipment.

Our highly skilled and trained team of men and women provide many services, including fire suppression and prevention, investigation, inspection, training, medical, vehicle extrication, technical and other speciality rescues, hazardous materials response and public education services.

Fire services

Learn about fire prevention, request permits, inspection, investigation and other reports, safety presentation and more.

Apply for a burning permit or permit for storage tank installation or removal.

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Our proactive approach and pre-incident planning help protect Burnaby citizens and firefighters from injury before a fire even starts.

Our public education program brings fire safety awareness to the public. You can find information and fire safety tips for everyone from school-aged children to seniors to workgroups.

A fire safety plan contains information and safety procedures for building owners, occupants and responding firefighters to deal with emergencies.

In order to create a regional approach to mobile food vendor inspections, the Greater Vancouver Fire Chiefs Association has developed a guideline and approval process for mobile food vendors throughout the Lower Mainland.


Request a fire investigation or an incident report by emailing [email protected] or faxing 604-294-0490. If you want to access another individual's information, you'll need a signed consent/authorization letter.

  • copy of fire investigation report - $202.50 (GST exempt)
  • copy of motor vehicle or medical incident report - $101 (GST exempt)
  • copy of any other report - $152 (GST exempt)

We'll process your request after we receive the payment.

Explore the Fire Services Bylaw 2004, Amendment Bylaw Number 2, 2016 for more information.

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Have questions? Contact us:

Fire Administration Office

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Fire Dispatch / Non-emergency
[email protected]


4867 Sperling Avenue
Burnaby BC Canada
V5E 2S9

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Monday - Friday: 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Holiday Hours:

Closed on statutory holidays

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