Office of the Fire Commissioner

The Office of the Fire Commissioner is the provincial body responsible for the general oversight of the fire rescue and search and rescue portion of Alberta's public safety system.

Programs and Services

Latest News

The Town of Slave Lake shares its reflections on recovery from the 2011 wildfire in the report Wisdom Gained.
Fire Services Exemplary Service Medal Nominations Due December 10, 2014
Alberta Volunteer Fire Fighters in the News
Kidde Recall of Smoke and Combination Smoke/CO Alarms
The OFC is planning to deliver various presentations at the AFCA Conference in May 2015. See our tentative schedule.   
Check out the new Validation and Compliance Schedule in the revised Fire Rescue Services Certification section.
2014 Fire Services Exemplary Service Medals: Links to photo album here 
2014/15 Fire Services and Emergency Preparedness Program Grant and 2014/15 Ground Search and Rescue Grant: View Applications and Guidelines
Food for Thought: Changing Severity of Home Fires: View FEMA workshop report