Emergency and Protective Services

In an emergency, every second counts.

Call 9-1-1 in an emergency where you need fire, police or ambulance services.

The Protective Services department is committed to community, and to providing Sturgeon County residents, visitors and community partners with an effective emergency and enforcement service through professional response and education.

It has:

  • 15 full-time firefighters
  • 80+ paid on-call firefighters
  • eight peace officers
  • one animal control officer

The Sturgeon County Protective Services Building is located at 54509 Range 252. It is home to Enforcement Services, Animal Control, Emergency Services, and the District of Namao Fire Department.


Call 780-939-8400 or email Protective Services.

Ambulance/EMS Services

Ambulance/EMS services are provided by Alberta Health Services. Call 9-1-1 if you have a medical emergency or need an ambulance.

Disaster Services

Sturgeon County is a member of the Sturgeon Regional Emergency Management Partnership (SREMP).

Learn more about emergency preparedness and disaster services in Sturgeon County.

Fire Services

Sturgeon County Emergency Services and its partners provide fire services in Sturgeon County.

Learn more about fire services in Sturgeon County.

Policing and Enforcement Services

Sturgeon County peace officers and the RCMP provide bylaw enforcement and policing services to the area and its citizens.

Learn more about enforcement and policing in Sturgeon County.