Airdrie Fire Department

Message from Chief Kevin Weinberger

The Airdrie Fire Department (AFD) is a dynamic, highly trained and competent team that responds to more than 1,300 service incidents annually including, but not limited to:

  • fire suppression
  • technical rescue
  • hazardous material (hazmat)
  • medical co-response

Other key services include:

  • fire prevention
  • public education and information
  • emergency preparedness and awareness
  • pet rescue program

Our staff members are dedicated and knowledgeable and this transfers into a safe community for our residents.

We service an area of approximately 20,984 acres or 84.92 square kilometres, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Our response goes beyond civic boundaries and is covered by service agreements with affected municipalities.

The AFD provides its services by maintaining a multi-million dollar inventory of equipment, administering a vibrant training program for its members and delivering a wide range of public services.

In the event of an emergency, call 911


Fire Services Bylaw

On Oct. 15, 2018, City Council approved a new bylaw to maintain Fire Services for the City of Airdrie. The Fire Services Bylaw (B18/2018) contains updates to specific regulations, most notably:

  • No person shall use a solid fuel-fired barbeque in a building or on a balcony of a building containing more than two Dwelling Units
  • If property owners allow propane-fueled fire pits or other heating appliances to be installed on their decks and/or balconies, those items must be installed to code requirements
  • The Alberta Fire Code requires buildings or parts of buildings undergoing construction or demolition to have a fire safety plan

For more details, please review the Bylaw in its entirety here.


Contact us

Airdrie Fire Department Administration

P. 403.948.8880

F. 403.948.9994


Headquarters / Chinook Winds Fire Department
2525 Chinook Winds Drive SW
Airdrie, AB T4B 2X3

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Airdrie Fire Department Administration
Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday