Pictured is Artists Renderings of our new Emergency Centre, currently under construction. This facility will house the fire department and have a bay for Alberta Health Services.
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Fire Ban in Olds has been lifted.

Currently there is NO Fire Ban in the Town of Olds.

When we have fire bans in place throughout the County or the Town of Olds, the above information will be updated by our Fire Department with a link to any news release pertaining to the ban.

For Fire Ban Information across Alberta, please visit: https://albertafirebans.ca.

Fire Services

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The Olds Fire Department primary focus is to provide residents and businesses in the Town of Olds and Mountain View County with the following, but not limited to:

  • fire protection
  • rescue services
  • hazardous material response (HAZMAT)
  • vehicle extrication
  • emergency medical services in support of Alberta Health Services

Other key services include:

  • fire prevention services
  • public education and awareness programs
  • fire inspections
  • fire investigations

The Fire Hall is located at 5110 - 65 Avenue. The Olds Fire Department consists of a full-time chief, an administrative assistant, a contracted Director of Emergency Management and 39 paid-on-call firefighters.

The Olds Fire Department recruits for Firefighters annually as the operational needs arise. To be eligible for membership, volunteers must be at least 18 years of age, physically fit, willing to take ongoing fire training courses and must live in or near the Town of Olds.

Please check back in the fall for a current Firefighter Recruitment Package.

The Town of Olds does fire and life safety inspections of local businesses, apartments, multi-unit dwellings units, and gathering places on a regular basic to ensure that the buildings in the community meet all fire codes and are safe for the public. They also offer construction site visits, fire pre-plan, and extinguisher training. To learn more about the Alberta Fire Code, click on our Pre-Inspection Checklist.

If you require fire or emergency medical services, please call 9-1-1.

4512 - 46 Street, Olds, Alberta, Canada, T4H 1R5 ... Phone: 403-556-6981 ... Fax: 403-556-6537 ... E-Mail: admin@olds.ca