How to prepare
Make an emergency plan and prepare an emergency kit so you can survive on your own for a minimum of 72 hours.
Read tips provided by BC Hydro for planning ahead for your home or business.
What to do during a power outage
Check the BC Hydro website to see if the outage has been reported already. If not, follow the directions provided.
If you are inside when an outage occurs:
If you are outside when an outage occurs, stay at least 3 car lengths or 10 m away from downed power lines.