cantec services

Fire Safety Services

Founded in 1974, Cantec Fire Alarms is committed to offering the best fire alarm service on Vancouver Island. We are located in Victoria, BC.

Fire Safety Inspections

Our ULC listing means that we are guaranteed to provide the inspection and service requirements on fire alarm systems per the 2018 BC Fire Code & CAN/ULC- S536 requirements to leave our customers comfortable knowing that the service is being provided to the best possible standard.

Cantec Fire Alarms offers Inspections Services on Fire Protection equipment, including but not limited to:

  • Fire Alarm Systems,
  • Emergency Lighting & Exit Signage
  • Fire Alarm Monitoring Systems,
  • Sprinkler Systems
  • FireExtinguishers, Fire Hose Systems
  • Smoke Alarms
  • Heat Detectors
  • Telephone and paging notification systems.

Cantec's Fire Safety Inspection Intervals

Monthly Inspections

Fire Alarm System Testing
Emergency & Lighting Testing
Fire Extinguishers
Sprinklers & Standpipes

Quarterly Inspections:

Sprinkler Systems

Annual Inspections

Fire Alarm Systems
Sprinkler Systems
Occupant-Use Fire Hoses
Fire Extinguishers
Ancillary Devices & Relays

Our Approach

We work closely with contractors, developers, owners and the local authorities having jurisdiction to create industry leading fire safety plans.


Fire Safety Plans

We also offer the creation of construction fire safety plans, complete with hot work permits, to meet section 5.6 of the 2018 BC Fire Code for single buildings and multi-phase developments.

Our fire safety plans include and reference the application of the many National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards to ensure the proper inspection, maintenance, and testing of life safety equipment. Our offerings include:


  • Fire Safety Plans
  • Construction Fire Safety Plans
  • Liaison & Fire Code Consulting
  • Emergency Evacuation Graphics
  • Fire safety plan boxes

Fire Alarm Monitoring

Along with our partner Shark Security, we operate a 24 hour-a-day, 7 day-a-week monitoring system for your protection. If your alarm is activated a signal is immediately sent to the call center where a fire department is alerted.



Protect your home or business with a fire alarm system.


 Give us Call!

+1 (250) 475-6007