Fire Services

Call 9-1-1 for emergencies.

The Lucknow Fire Department and Ripley-Huron Fire Department provides services and programs in our community to protect lives, property and the environment. We follow the three pillars of fire safety:

  • Public education
  • Inspection and enforcement
  • Emergency response

We respond to service calls for fires (structural and open air), fire alarm activations, carbon monoxide alarms, motor vehicle accidents, rescue, emergency medical intervention with Bruce County EMS, and natural disasters.

Lucknow Fire Department

Mission Statement

“To serve and protect our neighbours to the best of our ability.”

The Lucknow Fire Department is located at 725 Campbell St. Lucknow

Contact Information:


Phone: 519-528-2709

Facebook: Lucknow Fire Department

Lucknow Fire Department Coverage Area

ACW Fire Coverage Map

Ripley-Huron Fire Department

Mission Statement

“To provide a range of programs to protect the lives and property of the inhabitants of the Township of Huron-Kinloss from the adverse effects of fires, accident, medical emergency, disaster or any other event which may threaten the public welfare created by man or nature. We shall serve the community through fire and accident prevention, public education and immediate response to emergencies."

The Ripley Fire Department is located at 74 Huron St. Ripley

Contact Information:


Phone: 519-395-3735

Ripley-Huron Fire Department Coverage Area

Kincardine Fire Department

The Kincardine Fire Department responds to calls for some Huron-Kinloss properties as well. The Fire Department Coverage Map shows the boundaries for each fire department.

Fire Inspections

Whether it's a home, education facility, office building or event venue, fire safety saves lives. If you own a building, you are responsible for ensuring it's maintained in compliance with the Ontario Fire Code which can help prevent injuries and save structures.

Who do you contact to schedule a fire inspection?

The Fire Departments of the Township of Huron-Kinloss should be called regarding any inspections that need to be performed.

Please do not call 911 to request an inspection.

Ripley-Huron Fire Department - (519) 395-3735

Lucknow and District Fire Department - (519) 528-2709

Kincardine Fire and Emergency Services - (519) 396-2141

Public Education Opportunities

We offer many different public education opportunities. To request a presentation, contact our Fire Chief.

Some examples of public education opportunities include:

  • School presentations
  • Senior presentations
  • Day care presentations
  • Fire extinguisher presentations
  • Other presentations upon request

Open Air Burning

Fire permits are required for beach fires and open air burning. 

Fire Permit Application