Osoyoos Fire Rescue
Is dedicated to providing fire protection to our community through Training, Prevention, Public Education, and Emergency Response.
- For Emergencies call 9-1-1
- For general non-emergency related inquiries contact the Town Hall Office to leave a message or email.
The Town of Osoyoos and Osoyoos Rural Fire Protection District is served by the Fire Chief, two Deputy Fire Chiefs and paid-on-call officers and firefighters:
Corey Kortmyer, Fire Chief - Email: CKortmeyer@osoyoos.ca, Telephone: 250-495-4613
Ryan McCaskill, Deputy Fire Chief - Training/Operations - Email: RMcCaskill@osoyoos.ca, Telephone: 250-495-4631
Robert Huttema, Deputy Fire Chief - Fire Prevention/Operations - Email: RHuttema@osoyoos.ca, Telephone: 250-495-4632
- Fire Hall #191 - Administration and Main Hall
9901 74th Avenue
- Fire Hall #192 - East Side Hall
5822 51st Street
Administration Office Hours Hall #191
Monday - Friday (8:00am - 4:00pm)
Fire Protection Services
- Fire suppression
- Wildland Fire suppression
- Fire investigation
- Fire safety inspections
- Bylaw enforcement as it relates to fire protection
- Rescue services
- Public education
Open Burning Notices
(within the Town of Osoyoos boundaries)
Outdoor fires are not permitted unless authorized by the Fire Chief.
- Incidents are dispatched through a regional 911 system.
- Open Burning Osoyoos Rural Fire Protection District RDOS Area 'A'