Protection Service is responsible for the Office of the Fire Marshal, Emergency Measures Organization (EMO), and building technical standards/safety inspections.
These services include review of building plans and inspection of facilities to ensure they comply with various fire safety and mechanical / electrical codes. Inspection
Service are provided to the public and private sector.
The division is responsible for the implementation of the Fire Prevention Strategy. Training opportunities are provided to volunteers, who in turm provide emergency
and firefighting services throughout Nunavut.
Emergency Management Organization
Responsible for emergency preparedness plans and provides assistance to Nunavut communities in creating their own plans.
Search and Rescue
Serves to enhance community-based search and rescue (SAR) capability and preparedness across Nunavut. The program provides SAR Training to Search and Rescue
Organization (SARO), assistance with certain SARO Equipment, as well as communications systems.
Emergency Search and Rescue
Assists communities and qualified organizations through providing emergency search and rescue contribution funding.
Fire Marshal's Office
Provides inspections and enforcement of the applicable fire prevention requirements found in various acts and regulations.
Fire Prevention Strategy
Provides for implementation of the Nunavut Fire Protection Strategy.
Provides the private and public sectors with electrical, elevator, and boiler services, including plan reviews, on-site inspections, electrical and boiler code consultations and the
enforcement of the relevant regulations and acts.
Department Community and Government Services
Government of Nunavut
PO BOX 1000 STN 700
|Emergency Measures 24 Hour TOLL FREE
|Emergency Services Response 24 Hours
|Emergency Measures Operations FAX
Director of Protection Services
Project Management Assistant
Manager, Emergency Preparedness
Manager, Response & Recovery
Emergency Preparedness Program Officer
Deputy Fire Marshal
Assistant Fire Marshall
Fire Specialist Training Officer
Fire Marshall Trainee
Regional Electrical/Electrical Inspector/Sr. Plans Review Officer
Chief Boiler Inspector
Manager, Safety Services
Divisional Records Officer, Safety Services