Who do I call in an emergency?
If you are experiencing an emergency situation where you require assistance from the police, fire department or ambulance immediately, please call 9-1-1.
How do I identify other emergencies?
For other urgent matters like:
- Serious water and sewer problems
- Road obstructions
- Traffic signal malfunctions
- Downed trees
- Icy roads
Or other problems of this nature, please call our 24-hour City Emergency Line at 604-270-8721.
General Inquiries & Non-Emergency Assistance
Personal information is collected by Richmond Fire-Rescue to provide the requested service or information. The City of Richmond is collecting this information under Section 26 (c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. Please contact the FOI coordinator at 604-276-4165 or firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any concerns.
Richmond Fire-Rescue, Brighouse Fire Hall No. 1
6960 Gilbert Road
Richmond, BC V7C 3V4
Our Non-Emergency Phone Service is available:
Monday to Friday, 8:15 AM – 5:00 PM, excluding holidays
Other Non-Emergency Phone Numbers:
Richmond RCMP: 604-278-1212
Richmond Departmental Contacts:
Hours of Operation:
Administration Office: Monday to Friday, 8:15 AM – 5:00 PM, excluding holidays. 604-278-5131.
Fire Halls: All fire halls are operational 24 hours a day, including holidays.
Are you a member of the Media?
Requests for interviews or emergency response information updates are coordinated through our on-duty Chief.
We do our best to make spokespeople available and to respond to inquiries in a timely fashion.
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