Public Safety

Animal Control

Provides for the control of animals and licensing of dogs.

Chilliwack Search and Rescue

Over 60 times each year, Chilliwack Search and Rescue is called upon to help those in need who by misfortune, lack of experience or poor judgment find themselves in trouble.

Emergency Preparedness

Emergencies and disasters are unpredictable and can happen at any time. While the unknown is frightening and stressful, the ability to cope with an emergency can be improved by having an emergency preparedness plan.

Bulletins & Newsletters | Fraser River - Flood Protection Information | Hazard Preparedness | Other Useful Links | Partners in Preparedness | ShakeOut BC - October 20, 2016 | Tips to Beat the Heat

Flood Protection

Information on the City of Chilliwack's flood protection programs for the Fraser and Vedder Rivers.

Fraser River Flood Protection | Vedder River Flood Protection | Flood Evacuation Information | Flood Protection Infrastructure | Young Road Dyke Construction Update


This section contains important information about homelessness in Chilliwack and how various levels of government, citizens and agencies are working together to end it.

Public Health / Disease Control

Health information and the groups and organizations that provide for these services in Chilliwack.

Chilliwack General Hospital | Chilliwack Hospice Society | Fraser Health Authority | HealthLink BC | Mosquito Control Program | Public Health Unit


The Community’s police services are provided by the RCMP, under contract with the City of Chilliwack. Sous contrat avec la ville de Chilliwack, la G.R.C. est responsable pour le service policier de la collectivité.

Chilliwack Crime Prevention Services | Criminal Investigation | False Alarm Bylaw

Safer City

It's back to school time! Remember to drive 30km/hr in school zones and watch for students. Safer City is a collaborative partnership between the City of Chilliwack, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (R.C.M.P.), and the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) aimed at achieving safer roads for all road users including motorists, cyclists, pedestrians and other non-conventional road users.

The 3'E's- Engineering, Enforcement and Education | Hey Neighbour, Please Slow Down! Campaign | About Safer City | Cycling Safety | Driver Distractions | ICBC | Impaired Driving | Longboarding | Low-Powered Vehicles | Pedestrian Safety | Rail Safety | RCMP Traffic Section - Chilliwack | Road Safety Brochures | Roadway Signs | Roundabouts | Safer School Travel Program | School Bus Safety | Speed Watch | Truck Routes | Integrated Corridor Projects