Wellington North Fire Services

The Township of Wellington North has two fire stations - one in Arthur and one in Mount Forest providing rapid response to all fire and emergency situations within the municipality.  The total fire protection area covers 187 square miles with a population of approximately 12,000. Townships covered include parts of Normanby, Proton and Egremont, as well as parts of Arthur Township and West Luther (now Wellington North).

Arthur Fire Station – Non-Emergency: 519-848-3500
Mount Forest Fire Station – Non-Emergency: 519-323-1441

Burn Permits


As General Information, there is a By-Law for open air burning in place in the Township of Wellington North. You may download the By-Law and Open Air Burning Permit Application below or get the documents at the Township Office in Kenilworth.  Office hours are 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday to Friday.