Contact Us


Key Contacts:

Questions? Need more information? Here are the key contacts to call:


Interior Health

General health questions related to the spill: 250-420-2220.
Number will be staffed 8:30 to 4:30 MST (Mon - Friday).
The media should call IH communications.


BC Ministry of Environment

Contact: Nelson Office 250-354-6333

Number will be staffed 8:30 - 4:30 PDT (Monday - Friday)
The media should call the ministry's communications office


BC Ministry of Agriculture

Contact: Geoff Hughes-Games
Phone number: 1-888-221-7141
Number will be staffed 8:30 to 4:30 PDT Monday to Friday (answering machine outside staffed hours)
Please make reference to "Lemon Creek Fuel Spill" when calling


Executive Flight Centre

Toll free: 1-855-399-1694 (staffed 8:00am-4:00pm PDT)


Regional District of Central Kootenay (RDCK)

Phone Number: 1-800-268-7325


Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure

Phone Number: 250-387-3198


Claims inquiries

Phone Number: 1-800-880-8384

Leona G. Ashcroft, CIP Branch Manager ClaimsPro Inc.,

A division of SCM Insurance Services

2032- 622 Front Street, Nelson, BC V1L 4B7

Toll free: 1 – 800-880-8384 |


Media Inquiries: Jonathan Lok (