Fire prevention and protection
Learn about fire protection and prevention in Ontario.
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The Office of the Fire Marshal
The Office of the Fire Marshal supports fire protection and prevention in Ontario. Learn more about its role, fire investigations, and provincial resources available to support Ontario’s fire services.
Read the Fire Marshal’s communiqués for official announcements about important fire safety and prevention matters.
Complete the registration form to receive access to fire safety public education, technical guidelines and other specialized resources.
Municipal fire departments
Your local fire department is the authority for fire safety matters in your municipality, including matters related to Fire Code enforcement.
Contact your local fire department to report:
- an immediate threat to public safety
- a fire hazard
- any other fire safety question or concern.
Firefighter training and certification
Training and certification are available to aspiring and current firefighters. Learn about:
Forest, wildland and outdoor fires
Legislation and Ontario’s Fire Code
Orders / Fire Marshal reviews
Learn what to do if you receive an Order under the Fire Protection and Prevention Act (FPPA).