Fire Rescue Services

Smithers Fire Rescue is comprised of a Fire Chief, Deputy Fire Chief, Assistant Fire Chief,  Clerk-Typist and 40 dedicated volunteer firefighters.

The Fire Department was established by the Town of Smithers in 1914. Smithers Fire Rescue provides a wide range of services including fire suppression, medical emergencies, motor vehicle incidents, as well as specialized and technical rescues within the Town of Smithers and surrounding fire protection area.

Members of the Smithers Volunteer Firefighters Association are also actively involved in fire prevention education, community events and fundraising initiatives.