Emergency Contacts

Emergency Only: RCMP/ Ambulance/Fire

  Phone # Notes
RCMP 911 Available to all residents
BC Ambulance Service 911 Available to all residents
Fire Departments 911 Available to residents inside fire protection areas
     

Emergency Reporting, Management & Support

  Phone # Notes
Emergency Management BC 800-663-3456 to report an emergency (floods, forest fires, earthquakes,etc.)
Emergency Social Services 250-784-3200 Short-term emergency assistance for people who are forced to leave their homes
Child Find BC Call 911 if a child is missing 888-689-3463 delivers services to families whose children go missing unexpectedly
     

Weather and Avalanche Information

  Phone # Notes
Environment Canada   for current weather information
Canadian Avalanche Association 1-800-667-1105 for bulletins

250 837-2141 general information

not for profit organization dedicated to public avalanche safety that coordinates public avalanche safety programs
 

Health Concerns

  Phone # Notes
Poison Control Center 800-567-8911 Poisoning first aid and treatment advice
BC Nurse Line 811 24-hour, confidential health information & advice
Northern Health Authority (non-emergency) 250-565-2649 Prince George Corporate Office
     

Roads

   
  Phone # Notes
Highway Rescue 911  
Provincial Highways Condition Center 604-660-9770  
DriveBC   Road Reports
Caribou Road Service 800-667-2322 Local road maintenance contractor
Yellowhead Road & Bridge Service 800-883-6688 Local road maintenance contractor
     

Wildfires & Environmental Concerns

  Phone # Notes
BC Wildfire Management Branch 800-663-5555,
888-3FOREST,
*5555 on your cell
Report a forest fires in BC
BC Wildfire Management Branch 250-565-6124 Updates on wildfires in BC, fire bans and prevention
BC Ministry of Environment 800-663-3456 Report Poachers and Polluters
     

Oil & Gas Information & Concerns

  Phone # Notes
BC Oil & Gas Commission 250-794-5200 FSJ
250-795-2140 DC
BC’s oil and gas industry regulator
Oil & Gas Incident Reporting 1-800-663-3456 24 hour incident reporting line for oil and gas emergencies
National Energy Board   Federal petroleum regulator
Pacific Northern Gas 800-663-1173 Natural gas provider
Terasen Gas 800-663-9911 Natural gas provider
     

Other Utilities

   
  Phone # Notes
Telus (repairs) 1-800-663-0333 Telecommunications
Northwestel 800-661-0745 Telecommunications
BC Hydro 800-POWER-ON Hydro problems
BC One Call – Call Before You Dig! 800-474-6886 To determine underground hazards
     

School Districts

   
  Phone # Notes
Peace River South (SD59) 250-782-8571 Public Schools
Peace River North (SD60) 250-262-6000 Public Schools
     

Other Volunteer Emergency Services

BC Search & Rescue    
Civil Air Search & Rescue   
Amateur Radio    
Provincial Radio Communications Service 
Red Cross