FireSmart - Communities | SPSA


Discover what it means to be FireSmart. Find out what you can do to prevent and prepare for wildfire, and protect your community. 

New Construction made FireSmart

Development standards play a significant role in reducing the potential impact a wildfire will have on a community. The recommendations in the FireSmart Canada Home Development Guide will reduce the risk of wildfire to your community.

Protect Your Community

Saskatchewan’s Emergency Planning Act requires communities to develop plans to respond to the threat from wildfire or other emergencies. You can make a difference when it comes to keeping your community safe. Find out how your community can be recognized as FireSmart.

Protect Your Industrial and Commercial Operations

If businesses within your community operate in or near provincial forests or parks, you can take steps to reduce and manage wildfire risk. Learn about best practices and your legal obligations to prepare for and prevent wildfires.

FireSmart Resources for Schools

Anyone can help prevent and prepare for wildfire. Communities can bring FireSmart into classrooms with our kid-friendly fire ambassador booklet. For more information, contact

FireSmart Case Studies

Being FireSmart works. Read real-life stories about how taking action before wildfire made a huge difference for a number of communities.

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