In a vibrant community only 10 minutes from downtown Victoria on Vancouver Island, the Oak Bay Police Department has a long history of providing outstanding service to the residents of Oak Bay. The Department is responsible for a population of approximately 18,000 and enjoys the status of being one of the safest communities in Canada.


Experienced Canadian Police Officer – Oak Bay Police Department
Oak Bay, BC

Candidate Requirements

General: You may be eligible as an exempt candidate if you:

  • are a currently serving member of a Canadian Police force, and
  • have successfully graduated from police training, and
  • have an exemplary service record

What does the exempt officer selection process involve?

If you’re currently serving as a police officer,  you will go through a streamlined application process with the following steps:

  • review of application for basic suitability
  • physical fitness test (age appropriate)
  • integrity and lifestyle questionnaire
  • peer interview with members of the Department (sworn and civilian)
  • polygraph examination
  • medical examination
  • Chief’s interview
  • background investigation

Exempt officers are encouraged to apply, in confidence, with a Cover Letter and Resume to:

Chief Constable Mark Fisher
1703 Monterey Avenue Victoria, BC, V8R 5V6
Or by email to: