Open Fire Regulations

 

 

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Campfires   Any fire smaller than 0.5 meters high by 0.5 meters wide
     .
Category 2 Fires   1 to 2 concurrently burning piles no larger than 2 meters high by 3 meters wide
    Stubble or grass burning over an area less than 0.2 hectares
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Category 3 Fires   Any fire larger than 2 meters high by 3 meters wide
    3 or more concurrently burning piles no larger than 2 meters high by 3 meters wide
    1 or more burning windows
    Stubble or grass burning over an area greater than 0.2 hectares

 

 

The Wildfire Act applies on both public (Crown) and private land throughout B.C.
Wildfire Act

 

 

Please report wildfires by calling *5555 or 1 800 663-5555

 

 

Anyone found in contravention of an open fire prohibition may be fined up to $345. If your fire escapes and results in a wildfire, you may be fined anywhere from $100000 to $1 million and be sentenced to one year in prison. 

 

 

Anarchist Mountain
Fire Department
115 Grizzly Road
Osoyoos BC V0H 1V6

Fire Chief
Urs Grob

778-739-0123

IN CASE OF EMERGENCY DIAL 911