Fire & Emergency Services

NOTL Fire & Emergency Services

Mission Statement: To protect life and property in our community through prevention, education, training and investigation; while providing fire protection, rescue, medical and life support services in sudden emergencies created by man and nature.

Department History:     5 Stations, 110 Firefighters, 15 Apparatus

Department Responsibilities and Information:
  • OPG - Niagara Water Safety. Niagara Operations
  • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Niagara Regional Tapp-C Annual Report 2013
  • Public Service Announcements
  • Emergency Preparedness Guide for People with
       Disabilities/Special Needs
  • Useful Links for Fire Prevention
  • NOTL Emergency Plan
  • Sh/Term Rental: Fire Safety-Inspection Checklist
  For Owners of Commercial Buildings (in blue) ..   ..
  For Owners of Commercial Buildings (in red)  ..   ..
  Fire Deptartment User Fees
  • Controlled Open Air Burn
  • Know Fire
  • Recruitment
  • Kid's Corner 
  • Fireworks By-law No. 5172-19
    (Sale of & Use)
  • Balcony Barbecuing
  • 2017 Annual Report
  • Code Requirements - Functional Testing
  • Code Requirements - Visual Inspections

Fire Department Portal

What's "Going On" at the Stations:

•  Breakfast at St. Davids Firehall - Last Saturday of the Month

Contact Us:

Niagara-on-the-Lake Fire & Emergency Services
1593 Four Mile Creek Road
PO Box 100
Virgil, Ontario  L0S 1T0
905-468-1722 (Fax)
Office Hours:
Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Fire Chief
Nick Ruller

ext. 259

Acting Deputy Fire Chief
Jay Plato

ext. 321

Fire Prevention and Public Education Officer
Brad Disher
ext. 262

Fire Training Officer
Dave Ignatczyk

ext. 264

Fire Prevention and Public Education Officer
Matt van der Zalm

ext. 261

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