Fire Department

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The Township of Langley Fire Department serves a large population spread across 316 square kilometres (122 sq/miles) and protects various residential, commercial, light and heavy industrial in urban, suburban, and rural areas.

The Department is a combination of career/paid-call service consisting of approximately 100 career staff and 100 paid-call members. Fire protection and backup emergency medical services are provided to the citizens of the Township from seven fire halls located throughout the Township.

The general categories of emergency response for the Department include fire suppression, medical aid, motor vehicle incidents, special operations (confined space rescue, large animal rescue, and airport rescue).


To serve the communities of the Township of Langley protecting life, property, and the environment.


Make the Township of Langley the safest place in Canada to live, work, play, and visit.


As a fire service, our values are a core foundation of what we do and how we work:

  • Prevent incidents through public education, inspections and fire safety plans
  • Respond quickly and safely when we are called
  • Perform as a team so the best knowledge and experience of team members is applied
  • Be compassionate with those affected by incidents
  • Welcome training so we can be the best service providers
  • Be innovative and know the best ways to respond in any situation
  • Act with integrity so we are a trusted responder in emergencies
  • Be safe so we are immediately ready to return to service
  • Protect the environment in all we do
  • Help community members prepare for all types of civic emergencies
  • Continuously improve our service delivery and performance
  • Reduce, control, prevent, and recover costs

Recognized for Excellence 

The Township of Langley Fire Department has become the first agency in BC and 1 of only 9 in Canada to receive prestigious international accreditation.