Proudly Protecting the Communities of Aurora and Newmarket

​​​Central York Fire Services responds to emergencies where it is reported that hazardous materials have been exposed to the environment. There is a wide variety in the scope of these calls, dependant on the amount and type of material released. The vast majority are of low complexity and easily mitigated.

Who to Call i​n an Emergency 

In the event of an environmental emergency involving the unplanned, uncontrolled or accidental release of hazardous substances, immediately notify your local authorities (police or fire department), and also the authorities shown below:

OntarioSpills Action Centre
Ontario Ministry of the Environment
​416-325-3000 or 1-800-268-6060

 Hazmat suits
Handling hazardous materials