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Emergency, Paramedics & Police

9-1-1 Police, Fire & Ambulance

Only use 9-1-1 for urgent police, fire and ambulance assistance. Do not use 9-1-1 to obtain general information about emergency services or information on road conditions.


The residents of Wellington North are served by the municipal fire department, Wellington North Fire Service. WNFS provides rapid response to all fire and emergency situations within the municipality. Townships covered include parts of Normanby, Proton and Egremont, as well as parts of Arthur Township and West Luther (now Wellington North).


Ambulance and paramedic service in Wellington County is provided by Guelph-Wellington Paramedic Services. Headquarters for GWPS is located in Guelph, ON, however both Mount Forest and Arthur have a GWPS Station located in town.
For more information about the Community Paramedicine Program or the Paramedic Services in general, please visit their respective website links.
To contact GWPS about non-emergent inquiries, please phone 519-822-1260, ext. 2880.

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