Coastal Fire Centre Lifts Campfire Ban

Coastal Fire Centre Lifts Campfire Ban

The (Category 1) campfire prohibition and the Category 2 and Category 3 open fire prohibition will be lifted in the Coastal Fire Centre starting at 12 p.m., noon, Pacific Daylight Time, on Wednesday, September 27, 2022. This means that all open burning will once again be permitted within the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction.

Other activities which were previously banned, but will now be permitted include:

  • The use of tiki and similar kinds of torches

  • The use of chimineas

  • The use of outdoor stoves or other portable campfire apparatus without a Canadian Standards Association (CSA) or Underwriter Laboratories of Canada (ULC) rating

  • Fireworks, including firecrackers

  • Sky Lanterns

  • Binary Exploding Targets

  • Burn Barrels or Burn Cages of any size or description

  • Air Curtain Burners

See the entire Coastal Fire Centre announcement here.