Emergency Information and Non-Emergency Community Contacts

Emergency Services In Point Roberts, WA respond to 911 Emergency calls for accidents, police or fire.

Police | Sheriff | Law Enforcement

Whatcom County Sheriff’s office – non-emergency phone number is (360)945-2733
Emergency calls should be made to 911.

Point Roberts Fire Department
Fire Department
Whatcom County Fire District 5

2030 Benson Road, Point Roberts, WA 98281
The non-emergency phone number is (360) 945-3473
Emergency calls should be made to 911.

Fire Department Facebook Page

Burn Permits

Point Roberts requires that burn permits be purchased in advance – Nielsen’s Hardware and the fire station issue the permits.

Hospital & Medical Services

The closest US hospital is St. Josephs’ Hospital in Bellingham, Washington, about 70 minutes drive, and two border crossings, from Point Roberts. There are several Canadian hospitals which are closer than Bellingham, including Ladner, Richmond, and Vancouver General.

Non – Emergency Information

Point Roberts Medical Clinic
Point Roberts Clinic is open several days a week. Emergency calls should be made to 911
2030 Benson Road
(360) 945-2580

Veterinarian
The closest vet clinics are over the border in Canada. There are also clinics in Blaine, WA and other communities.

Other government and civic offices

Point Roberts Library and Point Roberts Community Center – 1487 Gulf Road

Parks Department – Responsible for the Skate Park, Baker Field and the Community Center
Point Roberts Parks Department (360) 945-5424

Point Roberts Water District (360) 945-4696 – Call the Fire Department after business hours if you see water main break (our infrastructure is old and this happens a lot)

Library
The Point Roberts Library is located at 1487 Gulf Road and is part of the Whatcom County library system. 1(360) 945-6545

Customs and Border Offices
The US Customs# at Point Roberts is 1(360) 945-2314
The Canadian Customs# at Point Roberts is 1(604) 943-2722