Fire Bans and Restrictions

Please note that all campfires, Category 2 and Category 3 open fires are prohibited throughout the province of British Columbia.

Learn more about Category 2 and 3 open fires.

  • The use of following are also prohibited:
  • Fireworks
  • Sky lanterns
  • Burn barrels or burn cages
  • Binary exploding targets
  • Tiki and similar kinds of torches
  • Chimineas (outdoor fireplace)
  • Outdoor stoves or other portable campfire apparatus without a CSA or ULC rating

To report a wildfire, unattended campfire, or open burning violation, call 1-800-663-5555 or *5555 on a cell phone.

The following are strictly prohibited within Squamish Nation.

  • Fires in any public space (ie: riverbanks, mountainside, beaches).
  • Open Air Burning, including but not limited to, yard waste, garden debris and construction materials.

If there is a planned burning for ceremonial purposes please contact Community Operations: 604-980-8655

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