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Office Forms & Applications

Building Permit Application
Business License Application
Council Delegation Application
Demolition Permit
Development Permit Application
Development Variance Permit Application
Development Variance Permit Application Guide
Dog licence application
Liquor and Cannabis Licence Application
OCP Amendment Application
Rezoning Application- Form
Sign Permit Application
Temporary Use Application
Village of Burns Lake- Municipal Resident Guide FoodCycler
Water and Sewer Connection Application

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Emergency Contacts

Police, Fire, Medical




The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) are responsible for law enforcement in the Municipality.
Phone: 250 692‑7171
Address: 147 Hwy 35
Mailing Address: PO Box 759 Burns Lake, BC V0J 1E0


Fire Chief: 250 692‑7587
In case of a wildfire contact the Ministry of Forests, Protection Branch
Call toll free 1 800 663‑5555 or *5555 on most cellular networks.


Lakes District Hospital and Health Centre 250 692‑2400
Burns Lake Medical Clinic 250 692‑3111

Laina Helgesen

Deputy Corporate Officer

The Deputy Corporate Officer provides a secretariat for Village Council. This function includes agenda preparation, the recording of official minutes, the administration and certification of Municipal Bylaws, and the execution of all legal documents on behalf of the Municipality. In addition, the Corporate Officer is responsible for the administration of civic and school district elections and for the conducting of public referenda.

The Deputy Corporate Officer manages and preserves all Council, Committee, and Corporate records through a records management and archives program. Responsibilities also include processing requests for the release of information under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

Phone: 250-692-7587 x228