911

Emergency 911 Dispatch Service Delivery Review

Final Report

911 Emergency Telephone Service

The RDOS contracts the administration of the general operation of the Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) to Regional District Central Okanagan (RDCO) in partnership with ECOMM 9-1-1.

911 fire calls for the South Okanagan-Similkameen are relayed to a secondary dispatch centre at the Kelowna Fire Hall. At that location Regional Fire Dispatchers handle a multitude of calls from fire, marine, motor vehicle accidents and medical first response.