Emergency and Routine Notifications

Be Safe and Informed.

CivicReady is a mass communication service available to CVRD residents and visitors to receive emergency and routine notifications. Customized communication can be received through email, text and/or phone call according to your selections and based on address locations. The information provided is confidential and will not be shared beyond this system. To ensure broad usefulness the system may be utilized by municipalities, first nations, school districts, etc.


All information is retained in Canada as per Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy legislation.

Example Emergency Notifications Example Routine Notifications
Evacuation Alerts and Orders
Evacuation Routes
Open ESS Reception Centres or 
Resiliency Centres
Re-entry Information
Severe Weather Alerts

Road Closures
School Closures
Community Events

Can I opt out of these alerts?
Of course! CivicReady is under Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation and you can opt out or change your notifications settings at any time from your CivicReady account.

How do I change the way I receive messages?
Login to your CivicReady account at and click on 'Notifications' on the right-hand column. From there, you will be able to edit the way you receive notifications.

I forgot my password, what do I do?
Simply go to HERE, enter in your email address and press ‘Forgot Password’ and you will be able to reset your password from there.