The North Island 9-1-1 Corporation provides and manages emergency 9-1-1 services in the following regions of Vancouver Island:
- Comox Valley Regional District
- Strathcona Regional District
- Regional District of Mount Waddington
- Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District
- qathet Regional District (formerly known as Powell River Regional District)
- A portion (School District No. 69) of the Regional District of Nanaimo
Dial 9-1-1 in any EMERGENCY situation within the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD) and you will be connected with emergency assistance from police, fire and/or ambulance personnel.
The initial answering point for public safety 9-1-1 calls is E-Comm, which then determines the type of call and transfers the call to RCMP, fire or ambulance. The dispatch centre for the RCMP is located in Courtenay, fire dispatch is located at the #1 fire hall in Campbell River and ambulance dispatch is located in Victoria.
For more comprehensive information on the North Island 9-1-1 Corporation visit www.ni911.ca.