Nibinamik First Nation

Site: Band Office

Service: Fire Department

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations 
Primary Tribal 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 Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm 
After Hours Service varies, based on Nishnawbe-Aski Police schedule
Areas Served Nibinamik First Nation
Eligibility Members of Nibinamik First Nation
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, Oji-Cree; available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-593-2131
After Hours Phone Nishnawbe-Aski Police: 807-593-2151
Fax 807-593-2270
E-Mail nibinamik_fn@hotmail.com
Website www.nibinamik.ca
Primary Executive Fire Chief
Alternate Executive Morris Douglas, Matawa Fire Marshal; Phone: 807-344-4575; Fax: 807-346-4270; Email: mdouglas@matawa.on.ca
Site Location Community is 385 km NE of Sioux Lookout, 500 km N of Thunder Bay along E shores of Nibinamik Lake on Winisk River system
Located In Community Nibinamik First Nation
Address Summer Beaver
 
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Mailing Address c/o Fire Department 
General Delivery 
Summer Beaver, ON P0T 3B0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)