Volunteer & Composite Fire Department Training & Equipment

Applications are not currently being accepted for this program.

The intent of this funding stream is to build the resiliency of volunteer and composite fire departments through the purchase of new or replacement equipment, and to facilitate the delivery of training and exercises.  Ongoing operational costs and the purchase of fire apparatus are not eligible.

Eligible applicants are all local governments (municipalities and regional districts), First Nations (bands and Treaty First Nations), legally incorporated society-run fire departments that are in good standing, and improvement districts in BC.

2019 Program

Extensions to project end dates and final report deadlines are available for any approved project impacted by COVID-19.  Please contact (250) 387-4470 or cepf@ubcm.ca to request an extension.

Approved applicants should refer to the program guide for reporting requirements.


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