Nipigon Volunteer Fire Dept

The Nipigon Fire Department was formed in 1949 to provide protection to the approximately 2.000 inhabitants of Nipigon with about 700 residential and 25 commercial structures in the town.

They also provide protection , under contract, to 3 hydro electric plants that are situated up to 35 kms away.

Additional to the fire protection, they provide auto extrication on both major highways that run across Canada responding 50 km east and 50 km west on highway 17 and 60 km north on highway 11 and all secondary roads within that area.

The Fire Department consists of a Fire Chief , a Deputy Chief, 4 Captains and up to 24 Fire Fighters.

If you are interested in applying to be a Volunteer Fire Fighter with the Nipigon Department, please fill out and submit an application form.


Nipigon Volunteer Fire Dept

Nipigon Volunteer Fire Dept
Jim Keay, Fire Cheif t: 807.887.2329