Fire Department

Osoyoos Fire Hall Exterior

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.

 

Team


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 
(T): 250.495.4613
(E): CKortmeyer@osoyoos.ca

Ryan McCaskill
Deputy Fire Chief - Training/Operations
(T): 250.495.4631
(E): RMcCaskill@osoyoos.ca

Rob Huttema
Deputy Fire Chief - Prevention/Operations
(T): 250.495.4632
(E): RHuttema@osoyoos.ca

 

Locations


  1. Fire Hall #191 - Administration and Main Hall
    Administration Office Hours: Monday to Friday (8:00am to 4:00pm)
    9901 74th Avenue, Osoyoos BC 
  2. Fire Hall #192 - East Side Hall
    5822 51st Street, Osoyoos BC 

 

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.

 

OFR Members


 

OFR Recruitment


 

Fire Prevention