The Okotoks Fire Department is staffed by 17 full time firefighters and 30 volunteer Community Firefighters operating from two stations, and responding to almost 1,000 calls per year. The Department is responsible for fire suppression, vehicle extrication, rescue, disaster services, minor hazmat cleanup and providing medical first and co-response when requested by Alberta Health Services in the rapidly growing Town of Okotoks and for a surrounding rural area in the Municipal District of Foothills. Okotoks Fire also provides Mutual Aid to fire services in surrounding communities.

Is your family prepared?  
If an emergency happens in your community, it may take emergency workers some time to reach you. You should be prepared to take care of yourself and your family for a minimum of 72 hours.  Make sure you have an emergency kit!

Learn how quick and easy it is to become better prepared to face a range of emergencies – anytime, anywhere.  

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72 hour emergency kit

Okotoks Fire Services
Sun: Closed
Mon - Fri: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sat: Closed

About Fire Services

The OFD is staffed by 17 full time firefighters and 30 volunteer Community Firefighters. view page

Fire Permits

For large fires such as bonfires, thawing fires, or fires required for other reasons, a burn permit must be obtained from Okotoks Fire Services. view page

Carbon Monoxide

Carbon Monoxide Danger
Best way to stay safe is to have a carbon monoxide detector installed in your home. view page

Car Seat Clinic

Car Seat Clinics
Car Seat clinics are offered at the Okotoks Fire Station on the 2nd Wednesday of Every Month from 1 - 4 pm. view page

Fire Hydrant Maintenance

Fire Hose
A working fire hydrant is essential for fire protection and required under the Alberta Fire Code. view page

Ice Safety Tips

Ice Rescue
Ice may look solid, but because of the way it melts, it will dramatically weaken even as it retains its thickness. view page
Okotoks Fire Services

Okotoks Fire Services

Sun: Closed
Mon - Fri: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Sat: Closed