Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service) Receives fire protection and suppression services from the Ministry of Natural Resources (MNR) 
  • 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 Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm 
After Hours Service: varies with Nishnawbe-Aski Police schedule
Areas Served Marten Falls First Nation
Boundaries Ministry of Natural Resources provides services within 16 km of the community
Eligibility Members and residents of Ogoki Post and Marten Falls First Nation
Application Call for assistance
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-349-2509
After Hours Phone Nishnawbe-Aski Police: 807-349-2575
Fax 807-349-2511
Primary Executive Fire Official
Alternate Executive Morris Douglas, Matawa Fire Marshal, Matawa First Nations Management; Phone: 807-344-4575; Fax: 807-346-4270; Email: mdouglas@matawa.on.ca
Site Location Community is 170 km NE of Nakina, 300 km NE of Thunder Bay and occupies N and S banks of Albany River
Located In Community Marten Falls First Nation
Address Ogoki, ON P0T 2L0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Fire Department 
General Delivery 
Ogoki, ON P0T 2L0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)