Fire Permit Bylaw

The purpose of the Fire Permit Bylaw (pdf)  is to reduce the risk of fire due to various recreational and open burning practices.

The Fire Permit Bylaw covers the following:

  • Fire permits
  • Fire pits, outdoor fireplaces, portable fire receptacles and barbecues
  • Extinguishment of fires
  • Fire bans
  • Fire hazards
  • Offence and penalty

Do I need a Fire Permit for a backyard fire pit?

Learn more about fire pits, safe use and bylaws.

How do I obtain a Fire Permit?

Contact Fire and Injury Prevention.

News & Notices

Residents asked to stay off sports ...

April 21, 2017

Due to wet conditions this spring The City advises residents to stay off of the sports fields and ball diamonds to avoid damaging the grass.

You still have a chance to tell us ...

April 20, 2017

Last night at the Budget 2018 Open House, nearly 100 residents came out to learn about the 2017 budget, and share their thoughts about where they would do things a little differently.