Returning Home After a Wildfire

Returning Home Package

The Thompson-Nicola Regional District has prepared an information package that contains important information about returning home after an ordered evacuation and the threat of wildfire is over.

Garbage & Recycling:

For a complete list of TNRD solid waste and recycling disposal sites, including accepted materials and hours of operation, go to

If you have a unique disposal challenge created as a result of being evacuated, please contact the TNRD solid waste and recycling department directly at 250-377-2596 or

Relevant Agencies:

Interior Health – (250) 851-7300/ 1-866-847-4372
Health Protection Office – (250) 851-7340/1-855-744-6328
Homeowner Protection Office – 1-800-407-7757
Technical Safety BC – 1-866-566-7233
Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure – (250) 828-4220
Government Agent – (250) 828-4540
Front Counter BC – (250) 828-4131
BC Hydro – 1-888-769-3766
Telus – 1-888-811-2323


Emergency Operations Centre
Thompson-Nicola Regional District
Tel.: 250-377-7188

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