2018 Farmland School Tax Rebate

2018 Farmland School Tax Rebate forms are now available. Please see the Manitoba Agriculture Services Corporation website for more information and to download the form if you have not already received yours in the mail.

Volunteer Fire Chief & Deputy Fire Chief Recruitment


The Volunteer Fire Chief and Deputy Fire Chief bring strategic and operational leadership and management to the Richer Fire Department ensuring that the Department meets all requirements in quality service provision, responsiveness and cost-efficiency.  The Volunteer Fire Chief reports directly to the Chief Administrative Officer for Department operations and administration with the Volunteer Deputy Fire Chief reporting directly to the Volunteer Fire Chief.


Volunteer Fire Chief Responsibilities:

  • Leadership, management and administration of entire Richer Fire Department, including supervision of all volunteer firefighters, buildings, property and equipment
  • Preparation and submission of all required reports, including an annual report of estimated revenue and expenditures for the entire department’s operations and a complete inventory of the department’s assets
  • Assisting with development and implementation of all fire department-related policies and procedures
  • Ensuring compliance with all fire suppression and prevention by-laws and legislation
  • Communication liaison with Municipal administration, fire departments where an inter-municipal fire services agreement exists, the Office of the Fire Commissioner and any other relevant department
  • Taking proper measures to provide for the combating, extinguishing and preventing of fires and saving life and property during responses
  • Oversee public education and awareness programs
  • Participation in various programs, training and meetings
  • Independent judgement and action in emergency situations
  • Other related duties as assigned


Volunteer Deputy Fire Chief Responsibilities:

  • Assist Volunteer Fire Chief with all duties and responsibilities detailed above
  • Assume all duties and responsibilities detailed above when directed by, or in the absence of, the Volunteer Fire Chief


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Legal entitlement to work in Canada (proof of citizenship or other documentation if applicable)
  • Successful completion of an approved Firefighter Training program resulting in Level I or II Certification
  • 10 years’ experience as a Volunteer Firefighter, as well as a supervisory position
  • Class 4 and Air Driver’s License
  • First Aid and CPR Certificates
  • Medical & Physical Report
  • Criminal Background & Child Abuse Registry Check
  • Other as required


Those interested in becoming a Volunteer Fire Chief or Deputy Fire Chief with the Richer Fire Department must submit their resume, 3 work related references and an application form available from the Municipal office by November 5, 2018 to:


Please forward complete application by October 15, 2018 to:
Ste. Anne Municipality
c/o CAO Jennifer Blatz
395 Traverse Road
Box 6 Grp 50 RR1
Ste. Anne, MB
R5H 1R1
Fax: 204-422-9723

The RM of Ste. Anne wishes to thank all candidates for their interest, but only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

Elections update

ELECTIONS UPDATE: Congratulations to Jake Reimer, Ward 2, and Brent Wery, Ward 3, who have been elected by acclamation. Attached you will find a complete list of candidates. For those wanting more information, has a 2018 elections feature that lists all of the candidates and links articles they have published regarding the 2018 elections…/rm-of-ste-anne

Effluent from septic tanks.

Now is the time to have your septic tanks emptied!
Did you know that the RM of Ste. Anne, under our Lagoon License, does not accept effluent from septic tanks between the months of October and June. Please make your arrangements now while there is still time!
Note: This does not apply to holding tanks.

Cleanfarms & Fertilizer Recycling Program

The RM of Ste. Anne is proud to participate in the Pesticide and Fertilizer Container Recycling Program. Farmers can drop off the containers in the fenced compound for this purpose at the Municipal Shop Yard (35042 PR 210). For more information please click here.

National Measures 2018 report.

The RM of Ste. Anne has been featured in the National Measures 2018 Report by the Partners for Climate Protection (PCP). An article on the Municipal Office's Solar Panel Carport can be found on page 15 of this report Click here for the report.

Manitoba Hydro Insulation Program

Save energy, money and make your home more comfortable year round. Top up your home’s insulation levels with a rebate that could cover up to 100% of your material cost. Apply to the Home Insulation Program through your retailer or contractor before you start your project. For more information please visit, It pays to insulate.

CleanFARMS Pesticides & Fertilizer

The RM of Ste. Anne is proud to provide a collection site for the CleanFARMS Pesticide & Fertilizer Container Recycling Program.  Please click here for more information.

MB Paint & Light Recycling Program

Got leftover paint? Recycle it!  Getting rid of your leftover paint in Manitoba is easy - and it's free!  Just take it to a Product Care collection site for recycling and do your part to protect the environment.  Find a paint collection site near you! or call 1-888-772-9772

Burnt out?  Recycle your compact flouerescent lights and tubes!  Find your nearest drop-off location or call 1-888-772-9772

Electronic Building Permits

We require all plans to be sent by email.
Therefore, please have your drafts person e-mail your plans in .pdf format