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EST. 2007

Take action on your property to reduce wildfire risks!

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Receive a *free* professional wildfire mitigation assessment and report for your Apex property. Our FireSmart professionals will prepare a report for you with tips for how to make your property more likely to survive a wildfire.

Who we are?

We are a group of volunteers dedicated to offering Fire Protection to the Apex Mountain Community since 2007.

Get Involved!

We are always looking for volunteers to help us make our vision a reality. We’ll help you find a way to volunteer that best suits you. 

What is FireSmart?

Is your property ready for next year’s fire season? We’re here to help you make sure you’re prepared.

Summer 2022 Update

Wildfire season began late this year but did it ever hit close to home. What started out as a small fire at the end of July quickly spread to over 7000 hectares in a few weeks. Residents of the Apex community were put on evacuation order for 16 days while combined...

New Year, Big Changes

This past year, the Apex Fire Brigade Society (AFBS) and the Apex Volunteer Fire Rescue (AVFR) have seen significant change and success. The most significant change of all is the AVFR being established as our tax-funded fire protection service for the Apex community....

Winter Safety Tips

Important tips to keep you, your family and home safe during the winter. If you have any questions regarding fire safety, please contact info@apexfirerescue.ca Christmas Tree Safety Tips When purchasing an artificial tree, look for the label "Fire Resistant." Although...

Fire Prevention

Apex Volunteer Fire Rescue is teamed up with the National Fire Protection Association® to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Fire Prevention Week TM, October 9-15, 2022. This year’s FPW campaign, “Fire won’t wait. Plan your escape TM”,  works to educate everyone about...

Annual Fall Firefighter Recruitment Drive

Our annual recruitment drive is underway and we are asking residents to step forward and join the team to ensure our services remain strong. “Becoming a volunteer firefighter allows you to give back to your community, in their time of need,” said Graeme Lindsay,...