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Municipality of Brooke-Alvinston Burn Permits

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Telephone: (226) 778-3636

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can obtain a burn permit?

Only residents living in approved rural areas can obtain a permit. Permits are conditional and may be revoked at any time.

How can I obtain a burn permit?

You may register online using this website, visit us in person at the Municipal Office at 3236 River Street, or call (519) 898-2173 during regular business hours.

What can I burn?

No person shall conduct or permit to be conducted open air burning in rural areas that are hazardous and/or have health concerns to adjacent persons or properties.

Do I need a permit?

YES - OPEN AIR BURNING – for the burning of approved materials, including without limiting the generality of the foregoing - wood, cardboard, brush. NO - RECREATIONAL BURNING – for the burning of approved materials in a burning device specifically designed to contain a fire for the purpose of a “campfire” and/or outdoor cooking of food.

Once I've applied for the permit, what is the next step?

Once you receive approval, call (226) 778-3636 to activate the permit.

How long before I wish to burn should I apply for my permit?

Please allow 48 hours for permit approval.