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Burning Bylaw

Wood burning within the Town of Sidney is not permitted. Residential waste, construction site, demolition site, land-clearing and beach fire burning are prohibited.

Fire Fighter Burning Bylaw

Propane and charcoal fire pits are permitted. You are encouraged to contact the Fire Department if you require clarification at 250-656-2121.

Special permits for fires at community events, such as Halloween, July 1st, etc. may be issued at the discretion of the Fire Chief or Fire Prevention Officer.

The Fire Department shall be permitted to use controlled fires for the purposes of training and demonstrations.

For more information, review the Town of Sidney Fire Regulation (Burning) Bylaw.