Category 3 Open Burning

Per the Coastal Fire Centre criteria, a category 3 open burn is defined as:

  • Material concurrently in 3 or more piles each not exceeding 2 metres in height and 3 metres in width

  • Material in one or more piles each exceeding 2 metres in height or 3 metres in width

  • One or more windrows, none of which exceed 200 metres in length or 15 metres in width

  • Stubble or grass over an area exceeding 0.2 hectares