Comox Valley Regional District Fire Services Operational Guidelines

View the CVRD Fire Departments Operational Guidelines Staff Reports and appendices here:

Please note: The reports linked below are pending Board approval. 


Fire Underwriters Survey

Fire Underwriters Surveytm(FUS) is a national organization that provides data on public fire protection for subscribing insurance companies.

In 2009 the FUS conducted a study of the Comox Valley Regional District’s fire services to provide a measurement of risk and to compare that risk with the available resources for fire protection. The study is a planning tool for both the regional district and the fire departments to pro-actively improve fire services with a view to improving the insurance Public Fire Protection Classification. This study included an analysis of the:

  • Oyster River Fire Rescue Department
  • Fanny Bay Volunteer Fire Department
  • Denman Island Fire Rescue Department, and the
  • Hornby Island Fire Rescue Department

View the FUS study here:

Fire Innovations Reports