News & Events for Fire Safety

Category 2 Fire Ban Lifted Effective 12:00 Wednesday, September 18

With our recent rainfall and cooler temperatures, the Coastal Fire Centre will rescinded the open fire ban for our jurisdiction, EFFECTIVE AT NOON WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2019. After which time, Category 2 fires will be permitted.

LOW Fire Danger Rating

Our Fire Danger Rating has been reduced to LOW. There are now no restrictions on high risk activities.

Category 2 fires are still prohibited. Specifically, this prohibition applies to:

* the burning of any material (piled or unpiled) smaller than two metres high and three metres wide;