The local governments within the greater Comox Valley work cooperatively to provide efficient and responsive fire protection to residents and visitors.

Fire Services Administered by the Comox Valley Regional District (CVRD)

  • Hornby Island fire protection service provided through the Hornby Island Fire Rescue department.
  • Denman Island fire protection service provided through the Denman Island Fire Rescue department.
  • Fanny Bay fire protection service provided through the Fanny Bay Volunteer Fire Department.
  • Black Creek-Oyster Bay fire protection service provided through the Oyster River Fire Rescue department.
  • Mt Washington Fire Protection service provided through the Oyster River Fire Rescue department.
  • Rural Cumberland fire protection service provided through Cumberland Fire Rescue department by service agreement.¬†
  • Greater Merville fire protection service provided through Courtenay Fire department by service agreement.
  • Bates/Huband fire protection service provided through Comox Fire department by service agreement.

Bylaws regarding Comox Valley Regional District fire protection services are available on the CVRD bylaw look-up page.

Fire Services Administered by Improvement Districts

  • Union Bay Improvement District provided by Union Bay Fire Rescue department.
  • Ships Point Improvement District provided by Ships Point Volunteer Fire Department.
  • Courtenay Fire Protection (Improvement) District provided by Courtenay Fire department.
  • Comox Fire Protection (Improvement) District provided by Comox Fire department.

More information on Improvement Districts is available here.

Fire Services Administered by Municipalities

  • City of Courtenay provided through the Courtenay Fire department
  • Town of Comox provided through the Comox Fire department.
  • Village of Cumberland provided through Cumberland Fire Rescue.