Protective Services

The Jasper Fire Department consists of the Fire Chief, Deputy Fire Chief, Assistant Fire Chief, an administrative assistant and the 30-member Jasper Volunteer Fire Brigade.

Jasper Volunteer Fire Brigade (JVFB)


The JVFB provides structural fire protection services to the Jasper townsite and surrounding area. They respond to highway rescues for motor vehicle accidents, provide Hazardous Material response, and assist in wildland urban interface protection.

Response Area


The Jasper Fire Department's response area includes the Municipality of Jasper and Jasper National Park, as well as the areas along Highway 16 west to Mount Robson, British Columbia.

Services Provided


  • Fire Suppression
  • Dangerous Goods response
  • Special rescue
  • Fire inspection
  • Fire investigation
  • Wildland Urban Interface Facility Protection
  • Critical Incident Stress Management
  • Fire Prevention Education
  • Pre-school to Grade 12 Fire education
  • Local business staff training
  • Hotel Fire safety course
  • Fire Extinguisher training
  • Community sponsorship
  • SCUBA and SCBA breathing air refills
Protective Services is also actively involved in emergency preparedness and fire prevention and safety.