Bearskin Lake First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Fire Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Windigo First Nations  
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN)  
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Responsible for fire prevention and administration of the Ontario Fire Code 
  • Issues applicable burn permits required for brush piles, incinerators and open fires, excluding campfires
 
Provides the following services:  
  • Education  
  • Emergency planning  
  • Fire investigation  
  • Fire suppression  
  • Hazardous materials information  
  • Home safety which includes ensuring all homes are equipped (and annually inspected) with smoke alarms and charged fire extinguishers
Hours Band Office Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm 
Emergencies Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Bearskin Lake First Nation
Eligibility Members of Bearskin Lake First Nation
Application Call for assistance
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Oji-Cree, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-363-2518
Crisis Phone 807-363-9992
Fax 807-363-1066
Website www.bearskinlakefn.ca
Primary Executive Harold Tremble, Fire Official
Alternate Executive Larry Laviolette, Fire Prevention Officer, Windigo First Nations Council, Sioux Lookout; Phone: 807-737-1059; Fax: 807-737-4075
Site Location Community is located 400 km N of Sioux Lookout on W shores of Michikan Lake
Located In Community Bearskin Lake First Nation
Address Bearskin Lake First Nation
 
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Mailing Address c/o Fire Department 
PO Box 25 
Bearskin Lake, ON P0V 1E0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)