Fire Permits

Fire permits are issued yearly, valid from January 1 to December 31 and are required before lighting a fire.

Purchase a burn permit

 Purchase a burn permit online

Fill out the burn permit form to purchase a burn permit online.


 Purchase a burn permit at the city hall

To purchase a burn permit, you can visit City hall at 37 Third Ave North

If you are paying in person, we accept debit, cash or cheque.

Burn Permit Form 

Hours of operation

Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


A burn permit costs $20 per calendar year (this price includes tax).

Before you start

Before starting a backyard fire, always check if a Fire Ban is in effect in your area and review our Fire Prevention Bylaw.

Use caution when lighting a fire in any backyard fire pit setting. Failure to follow all guidelines could result in a fine and cancellation of your permit without refund.