For all emergencies, call 911


There is an EMS station based out of Oak Lake, owned and operated by Prairie Mountain Health. It employs 2 full time Technician Intermediate Paramedics, as well as casual staff that provide advanced life support to Oak Lake and area 24/7. Anyone wishing further info regarding EMS services in Oak Lake can call the local station at 204-855-3207. Remember, in an emergency, always call 911 first!

Oak Lake-Sifton Fire Department

Call 911 for emergencies

The Oak Lake-Sifton Fire Department is a volunteer Fire Department. The Fire Department is under leadership of Fire Chief, David Houston. The Oak Lake-Sifton Fire Department protects citizens and property of the RM of Sifton and provides assistance to several surrounding fire departments through Mutual Aid.

  • Pumper Truck
  • Rescue Wagon
  • Tanker
  • Jaws of Life
  • Water Rescue Equipment

For more information, how to become a firefighter with the Oak Lake-Sifton Fire Department please contact
David Houston @ (204) 855-2423

The Oak Lake-Sifton Fire Department puts on a fundraising fish derby the last Saturday in January.


Virden Detachment
541 King St W
Virden, Manitoba R0M 2C0

Telephone: 204-748-2046
Fax: 204-748-2899