Emergency Preparedness Resources

​Links and resources to emergency preparedness information for Metro Vancouver and BC

Emergency Management BC

Emergency Management BC protects and improves public safety in B.C. by providing advisories of active emergencies, disaster readiness and recovery, fire safety and death investigation.



Integrated Partnership for Regional Emergency Management in Metro Vancouver (IPREM)

An intergovernmental partnership between the Province of British Columbia and Metro Vancouver (21 municipalities, 1 Treaty First Nation, and 1 Electoral Area). IPREM was formed to coordinate regional emergency management planning activities.

North Shore Emergency Management Office

Co-operative emergency management for North Shore municipalities.

Electoral Area A

Emergency planning and response information for residents of Electoral Area A.

Get Prepared – Government of Canada

"Know the Risks, Make a Plan, Get a Kit" - emergency planning guide provided by the Government of Canada.

Emergency Preparedness FAQs





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Report an Emergency

  • ​All of Metro Vancouver, including Electoral Area A, is served by EComm 9-1-1.