The Municipality of Wawa has a volunteer Fire Department consisting of 20 personnel, including Fire Chief Kevin Sabourin.
All areas within the Municipality of Wawa are served by the Fire Department, including the immediate roads surrounding the Municipality, local industry, the Airport, Pinewood Drive, Highway 17, and the Mission.
The alarm system for the community consists of a telephone and pager system. A 24 hour paging system is maintained through the local police department.
The Fire Department responds to rescue situations within a wider jurisdiction, including Montreal River to the South, Highway 651 at Missanabie, and Highway 519 at Highway 17 North.