Meaford. Municipal Office

Site: Meaford Fire Department

Record #: GBA0456
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 05 Sep 2023


Description (Service) Volunteer fire department provides protection from fire, life threatening emergencies and dangerous conditions through education, prevention, rescue, suppression and basic life support services.

Burn Permits can now be obtained online. Please visit to create an account which can also be used to renew your permit each year. There are now six burn permit types with descriptions and conditions for each permit listed after you create an account. For Bonfires, Brush Fires, Controlled Fires and Demolition Fires, you must call 1-855-693-0080 or log into your account to activate a notice of burn. If you require assistance in obtaining a permit, please call 519-538-1060 ext 1602.

The Inter-Township Fire Department serves the southern part of the township of Georgian Bluffs and the Municipality of Meaford (Sydenham). It is located at 180 12th Street West, Owen Sound and the Fire Chief is Jeff Gautreau (519-376-9933).

Service Details

Hours Admin: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm

Service: Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Georgian Bluffs ; Grey Highlands ; Meaford ; Georgian Bluffs - in part ; Grey Highlands - in part ; St Vincent Township
Boundaries Former St Vincent Township, Meaford, and part of Former Euphrasia Township (now known as Grey County)
Eligibility No restrictions 
Residency Requirements: Former St Vincent Township, Meaford, and part of Former Euphrasia Township (now known as Grey County)
Application Call or email.
Languages English
Fees Call for information.

Address and Location

Located In Community Meaford
Address & Map
81 Stewart St
Meaford, ON
Canada N4L 1J9
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Intersection Stewart St and Helen St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 519-538-6717, Non-emergency ; 519-538-1060 ; Inter-Township Fire Department: 519-376-9933
Crisis Phone 9-1-1
Fax 519-538-6730
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Brittany Sheridan, Protective Services Coordinator / CEMC; Phone: 519-538-1060 ext 1602; Email:
Alternate Contact Courtney Allen, Fire Chief; Phone: 519-538-1060 ext 1600; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Municipality of Meaford; 21 Trowbridge St W 
Meaford, ON 
Canada N4L 1A1

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