Fire Prevention

What's New:

Celebrating Milestones

Union Bay Fire Rescue recognizes members with every 5 years of servicethat they have dedicated to the department. Additionally, there are Federal Exemplary Service Medals (20yrs), as well as Provincial Long Service Medals (25yrs) that are awarded by the government to...

New Bylaw for Union Bay

The Comox Valley Regional District is pleased to announce the adoption of the new Union Bay Fire Protection Service Regulation Bylaw No. 688. This bylaw addresses the regulation of industrial burn piles, residential or “yard waste” burning, beach fires and camp fires...

FireSmart BC

Wildfire is a risk that all British Columbians need to be prepared for.  Visit the FireSmart BC Website link: https://firesmartbc.ca/ to learn more about protecting your home and your community from wildfire.

Thank You, Union Bay!

Union Bay Fire Rescue extends its sincere Thank you to the community of Union Bay for making this year’s Christmas food drive a huge success.

Over $1000 in donations and a cube truck full of non-perishable food will help to replenish the shelves at the Comox Valley Food Bank.

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Learn the Sounds of Fire
Fire Prevention WeekMeet & Greet:

Colouring Contest

Fire Prevention Week Colouring Contest Winners!!!

Union Bay Fire Rescue saw numerous entries for the Fire Prevention Week Colouring Contest during the last few weeks. All entries can be viewed here.

Aurora, Olive and Sam were the lucky winners. By fire truck delivery, all 3 winners were provided with their choice of a family dinner gift certificate or family movie passes.

All entries received a Halloween gift for participation in the Colouring Contest from the Union Bay Volunteer Fire Fighter’s Association.

Colouring Contest Winners

Big thank you to Fire Fighter/ Union Bay Volunteer Fire Fighter’s Association Chair Alexis Royer, Captain Adam Moyle, Fire Fighter Joey Tarnowski, and Fire Fighter Jim Hargreaves for their support in making this such a fun event. In addition, thank you to Fire Chief Terry Hoffart from Ships Point Volunteer Fire Department who was enlisted to draw the three lucky winners.

Looking forward to next year
Fire Chief Ian Ham
Union Bay Fire Rescue

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“Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety™!”
Fire Prevention Week 2021 is October 3rd-9th!

This year’s Fire Prevention Week™ theme, “Learn the Sounds of Fire Safety™,” puts the focus on educating children and adults about smoke and carbon monoxide (CO) alarms, their necessity, and how the sounds they make help save lives. Whether you’re making one presentation or 100, there are all sorts of ways to get people in your community involved in Fire Prevention Week. Stock up on educational brochures, stickers, fire hats, coloring books and sheet pads, posters, Sparky the Fire Dog® value packs, and other materials that make great giveaways during your Fire Prevention Week.

What's New:

Celebrating Milestones

Union Bay Fire Rescue recognizes members with every 5 years of servicethat they have dedicated to the department. Additionally, there are Federal Exemplary Service Medals (20yrs), as well as Provincial Long Service Medals (25yrs) that are awarded by the government to...

New Bylaw for Union Bay

The Comox Valley Regional District is pleased to announce the adoption of the new Union Bay Fire Protection Service Regulation Bylaw No. 688. This bylaw addresses the regulation of industrial burn piles, residential or “yard waste” burning, beach fires and camp fires...

FireSmart BC

Wildfire is a risk that all British Columbians need to be prepared for.  Visit the FireSmart BC Website link: https://firesmartbc.ca/ to learn more about protecting your home and your community from wildfire.

Thank You, Union Bay!

Union Bay Fire Rescue extends its sincere Thank you to the community of Union Bay for making this year’s Christmas food drive a huge success.

Over $1000 in donations and a cube truck full of non-perishable food will help to replenish the shelves at the Comox Valley Food Bank.

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You will receive an email notification when we add new posts to this website.

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Contact Info

Chief:
Ian W Ham  CD

Assistant Chief Training:
D'Arcy Rainey

Assistant Chief Operations:
Sandy Pridmore

5471 S. Island Hwy
PO Box 70
Union Bay, BC V0R 3B0

For all emergencies
dial 911

For Non-Emergencies
Phone: (250) 335-2345

Email: firechief@unionbayfirerescue.ca