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Rural Area 'E' Fire Protection

Southside Rural Fire Protection Area

Emergency Contact: 911
Non-Emergency Contact: 250-694-3553

The Southside Rural Fire Protection Area service is provided by Southside Volunteer Fire Department.  The Southside Volunteer Fire Department is operated by a local society; the Regional District provides annual funding to support operations and capital purchases.

Southside Volunteer Fire Department provides the following services to the Southside Rural Fire Protection Area residents:

  • Structural firefighting;
  • Road Rescue;
  • Wildfire Response;
  • Volunteer firefighter training; and
  • Public Fire Safety Education.

For more information on Southside Volunteer Fire Department call 250-694-3553.