Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Nanaimo Backyard Burning Ban In Effect
Unless you live on Protection Island or on a city lot of one acre or larger backyard burning is banned within the city of Nanaimo.
If you live on one acre or larger, or Protection Island you may apply for a permit to burn only in the months of April and November. A burning permit can be obtained by calling Nanaimo Fire Rescue at 250-753-7311.
If you wish to report what appears to be a backyard fire you are concerned about you can report it to the non-emergency phone number 250-753-7311, unless of course it is a fire that needs immediate attention then you should call 911.