Public Safety



This page provides links to various public safety organizations around Prince Rupert. Information on the Ambulance, Police and Fire Departments, and 911 Dispatch Centre are within this section of the website, as well as information on Emergency Preparedness. 


Resources for Residents

National Fire Protection Association

Earthquakes Canada 


911 Dispatch Center

The 911 Dispatch Centre, located in the Prince Rupert Fire Rescue Department since 2004, answers all 911 calls made in the Prince Rupert and Port Edward area. (read more...)

Ambulance Services

The ambulance service in Prince Rupert is provided by the British Columbia Ambulance Service (BCAS) which is a public ambulance service in BC under the authority of the Emergency Health Services Commission of the provincial Ministry of Health. (read more...)

Tsunami Preparedness

The City of Prince Rupert and our emergency personnel work to ensure that residents and community stakeholders have the necessary information to inform our collective response to emergencies such as tsunami warnings. (read more...)