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Fire Division Fees

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Fire Response

Contacts

Yellowknife Fire Division
100 Taylor Road
Yellowknife, NT X1A 2P4

Mailing Address:
4807 - 52 Street
P.O. Box 580
Yellowknife, NT X1A 2N4
P. 867-766-5500
F. 867-766-5509
firehalladministration@yellowknife.ca


Equipment and Labour Charges for Emergency Responses Within City Limits

Medical Responses
  • Medical Transfer - $700.00, plus $75.00/hour waiting time if applicable
  • Medical Transfer - effective January 1, 2019 $900.00, plus $75/hour waiting time (if applicable)
  • Medical Transfer - effective January 1, 2020 $1,100.00 plus $75/hour waiting time (if applicable)
  • Medical Response ( Yellowknife Resident) - $225.00
  • Medical Response ( NWT Resident) - $350.00
  • Medical Response (Out of Territory Resident) - $400.00
  • Medical Supplies used during response - Minimum of $10.00 to a maximum of $25.00
Fire, Rescue and Hazmat Response
  • First two (2) hours (minimum charge for such response) - $500.00
    • Each additional two (2) hours - $200.00, plus all actual overtime hours of off-duty Firefighters required to operate Fire Division equipment
  • Maximum charge for a residential, single family dwelling - $4,500.00
Fire Response to False Alarms
  • First two (2) responses related to a false alarm at the same premises - No Charge
  • For the third (3rd) and each subsequent response to false alarm at the same premises responded to during each calendar year - $2,500.00 per response

Equipment and Labour Charges for Emergency Responses Outside City Limits

Medical Response
  • $1,500.00 plus $2.00/km
Fire, Rescue and Hazmat Response
  • Initial Response - $1,500.00 plus $2.00/km

    • Plus, First two (2) hours - $500.00
    • Each additional two (2) hours - $200.00, plus all actual overtime hours of off-duty Firefighters required to operate Fire Division equipment
Fire Response to False Alarms
  • First response related to a false alarm at the same premises - No Charge
  • For the second (2nd) and each subsequent response to a false alarm at the same premises responded to during each calendar year - $2,500.00 per response, plus $1,500.00 and $2.00/km

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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