For an Emergency with respect to fire or life safety, please call 911

Emergency Social Services

An Emergency Social Services reception centre will be opened at the Sooke Community Hall (2037 Shields Rd.) should a state of local emergency be declared. The reception centre will provide short-term services to preserve the emotional and physical well being of persons displaced by emergency or disaster.

Infrastructure or Utility Emergencies

In case of a wastewater back-up, during office hours (7:30 am – 4:00 pm), please contact the Wastewater Department at 250 642-1634 and press 3.  After hours, please contact  (250) 642-1634 and press 5 for an operator. Operators are available 24/7.

Please contact utility providers for emergencies regarding their services:

  • CRD Water: 250 474 9600
  • BC Hydro Emergency Line 1-888-POWERON (1-888-769-3766), or *HYDRO (*49376) on your cell phone.


Sooke RCMP Detachment
2076 Church Rd Sooke BC
Phone: 250-642-5241
Emergency Only: Dial 911

Road Maintenance

Mainroad South Island Contracting Ltd. is the road maintenance and drainage contractor for the District of Sooke.
After office hours or for emergencies, contact Mainroad directly at 250-391-7310 or 1-604-924-0244.

Other Emergency Services

Air or Marine Emergency:  1-800-567-5111

Provincial Emergency Program: 1-800-885-6655
(Earthquake, Flood, Tsunami, Dangerous Goods Spilled, Coastal Watch).

Poison Control Centre: 250-595-9211

Victoria General Hospital: 250-727-4212