Indicated by the sign shown here, fire lanes are found at shopping centres, grocery stores, event centres, community centres, and other pubilc venues. Fire lanes are in place to allow first responders access to emergency situations.
You are allowed to stop (pick up/drop off passengers, etc.), but you are not allowed to park for any length of time. The vehicle is considered to be parked when the driver's seat is unoccupied, or the vehicle is stationary.
Fines ranged from $150 to $300 per violation.