Fire Protection

In case of an emergency, please call 911. 


If you are planning on conducting a controlled burn, please call Fire Dispatch, your local Fire Chief, and the RM Office


Fire Dispatch 1 (866) 404-4911

Turtleford Fire Chief (639) 844-7604

St. Walburg Fire Chief (306) 248-1200

RM of Mervin (306) 845-2045


If you do not give proper notification, and the fire department attends your fire, you will be invoiced accordingly. Please ensure that you follow the correct procedures so that you don’t encounter problems in the future.

The Turtleford and District Fire Association, and the St. Walburg and District Fire Association fees as of January 1, 2024 are as follows:

  • The automatic charge is $1090.23 an hour
  • To a maximum total charge of $5,000 for any one fire, per property, per call
  • This maximum only applies to ratepayers of the R.M. of Mervin.

Please ensure that you have adequate fire insurance and fire fighting insurance!