Fire and Emergency Services
Ajax Fire Headquarters

Ajax Fire and Emergency Services, Ontario's first ISO 9001 registered Fire and Emergency Service is a full-time department committed to providing the highest possible level of customer service to the residents and visitors of Ajax


  • 2008 F.I.E.R.O. Fire Station Design Award of Merit 
  • 2008 Federal Gas Tax Award.

To meet the demands of the growing community, the Town committed to constructing a new Fire Station & Headquarters as part of the first phase of a larger development project at the corner of Rossland Road and Salem Road which will also see the future design and construction of a Municipal Operations Facility.

The new Fire and Emergency Services Headquarters is approximately 28,263 sq. ft. incorporating a multi-truck apparatus room with support space for Fire Fighters as well as an administrative office component and Emergency Response Centre for 911 calls. In the event of a major disaster, the Ajax Fire Station and Headquarters will be used as the main Emergency Operation Centre for the area.

This is a project of many firsts for Durham Region and the Town of Ajax: 

  • The first Municipal Building designed with LEED® principles;
  • The first Municipal green roof design;
  • The first Municipal geothermal design;
  • The first Fire Training Facility and; 
  • Ontario's first Municipal Fire Headquarters registered with the Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC).

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