South Algonquin (Township of)

Site: Madawaska Fire Hall

Service: Fire and Emergency Services

Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Operates a volunteer fire department  
  • 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 fire safety and prevention education
Hours Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Dickens ; Gunters ; L'Amable (Nipissing District) ; Lyell ; McKenzie Lake ; Murchison ; Opeongo ; Wallace (Nipissing District) ; Aylen Lake; Cross Lake
Boundaries For residents of Dickens and Murchison Wards, and the East side of Lyell Ward, Hwy.#523
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application process
Languages English
Fees Service
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-637-5533 
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Primary Executive Aurel Thom, Fire Chief; Email:
Located In Community Madawaska
Address 26B Major Lake Rd
Madawaska, ON K0J 2C0
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Mailing Address c/o Corporation of the Township of South Algonquin 
PO Box 217 
Whitney, ON K0J 2M0
Physical Access Unknown
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding City / Town