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For emergencies, please dial 9-1-1.

For non-emergencies, please dial 1-888-310-1122.

For emergencies pertaining to Municipal Infrastructures

705-753-2250 (weekdays, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
705-753-1170 (after hours)

For matters relating to provincial offences

The Municipality of West Nipissing falls under the Provincial Offences Administration in the City of North Bay. For more information on provincial offences and the Ontario Court of Justice (North Bay location), please visit the City of North Bay website.

West Nipissing’s Emergency Plan

In case of emergency, the Municipality of West Nipissing has ensured we are prepared. To protect residents, businesses and visitors, the Municipality requires a coordinated emergency response by a number of agencies.

The West Nipissing Municipality Emergency Response Plan can be downloaded or viewed at the Municipal office.

Good to know
You can ensure you and your family are prepared for an emergency, including information on what to include in an emergency kit, with Public Safety Canada’s Emergency Preparedness Guide. Find and download the guide here.

OPP – Nipissing West Detachment

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) currently provides policing services to the Municipality of West Nipissing and surrounding area from the Nipissing West OPP Community Policing Office.

In case of an emergency, dial 9-1-1.

For immediate 24/7 assistance, or to report an incident (non-emergency): 1-888-310-1122.

For administration matters:

Criminal Record Checks
A letter from the employer must be provided for a vulnerable sector records check, or for volunteer work.

Criminal Record Checks may only be obtained in person at either the Warren OPP Satellite Detachment or the North Bay OPP Detachment.

A record check can take up to three weeks to be completed.

Cost: $25*
*Cash only at the Warren OPP Satellite Detachment.
*Debit or credit only at the North Bay OPP Detachment.

Please note that the West Nipissing Police is no longer operating out of the 255 Holditch Street office. The Municipality thanks West Nipissing Police Service for their commitment to the community and years of service.

West Nipissing Fire Service

The Municipality of West Nipissing has nine fire stations and one first response team. In addition to emergency response, the Fire Service runs several public education programs, including smoke alarm programs, the older and wiser program, the great escape program, and Sparky’s fire safety program. The Fire Service also issues permits, conducts inspections, and more.

For more information, please visit the West Nipissing Fire Department website.

225 Holditch Street
Sturgeon Falls, ON  P2B 1T1

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