To ensure the safety of residents of the Montréal agglomeration, the Service de sécurité incendie de Montréal (Montréal fire department - SIM for short) implements the following by-laws.

SIM by-law slogan: "Your life requires it - and so does the law."

By-law concerning the Service de sécurité incendie de Montréal

The By-law concerning the Service de sécurité incendie de Montréal dictates the SIM's responsibilities and gives the department the powers needed to assume its responsibilities in an optimal way.

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By-law concerning fire safety

The By-law concerning fire prevention updates the requirements and corrects the obsolescence of standards used in the field.

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By-law concerning false fire alarms

This by-law was established to ensure the safety of citizens in the agglomeration of Montréal, fewer and fewer of whom respond to fire alarms.