Ontario Fire Services Medal Miniature
If you require your medals to be mounted before they are shipped to you, please select the option for miniature medal mounting on the 1st page of the miniature medal collection. The fee is per medal.
Awarded by the Ontario Government to members of the Ontario Provincial Police for 20 years service
Eligibility and Criteria
First awarded in 1971, "The Fire Services Long Service Medal" is an expression of public appreciation for the dedication and hard work of Ontario fire fighters. It is officially recognized by the province and is included in the Fire Protection and Prevention Act, 1997. Both full-time and volunteer fire fighters can qualify for the medal.
The long service medal and subsequent service bars are available to those who have achieved a minimum of 25-years in suppression, training, public education, inspections, and communications are eligible to receive the medal. Also available is an award of a brooch or tie pin and certificate for those whose role is in that of an Administrative Assistant or support role who has achieved a minimum of 20-years of service.
For each 5 years of service a bar with Ontario Fire symbol
- 30 Years Service - bar with 1 crosses
- 35 Years Service - bar with 2 crosses
- 40 Years Service - bar with 3 crosses