Pender Island Emergency Services

The Coast Guard hovercraft in Plumper Sound, North Pender Island
The Coast Guard hovercraft in Plumper Sound, North Pender Island

The following information is for all the Gulf Islands, additional information for North and South Pender Island is below.

Southern Gulf Islands:

  • Emergency: Police, Fire/Rescue, Ambulance and Search and Rescue (land only) – Dial 911
  • Coast Guard 1-800-855-6655
  • Rescue Coordination Centre 800-567-5111 – Marine or Air Emergencies
  • Poison Control Centre 1-800-567-8911
  • Ambulance Bookings 1-800-866-5602
  • BC Nurse’s Line 1-866-215-4700
  • Oil Spill Hotline 1-800-663-3456
  • Capital Regional District (CRD) 800-663-4425 General Information

Local Hospitals:

  • Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria: 1-250-370-8000
  • Victoria General Hospital, Victoria: 1-250-727-4212
  • Saanich Peninsula Hospital, Sidney: 1-250-652-3911
  • Lady Minto Hospital, Salt Spring Island: 1-250-538-4800

Pender Islands:

Emergency Operation Centre 250-629-8357

Non-emergency numbers.

  • Doctor 250-629-3233
  • Pender RCMP 250-629-6171
  • Ambulance 250-629-6344
  • Ambulance Bookings 1-800-866-5602
  • Pender Island Fire Department Chief 250-537-0166
    Hall #1 250-629-3321
    Hall #2 250-629-3325
    Hall #3 250-629-3400