The Kapuskasing Fire Department would like to remind everyone that permits are required for all contained burning sites such as outdoor fireplaces and campfires within the Town of Kapuskasing.
The use of outdoor fireplaces and fire pits are permitted, but the following guidelines must be met before a contained site burning permit is issued:
The Fire Chief will establish administrative and fire prevention guidelines which must be observed by owners of outdoor fire appliances.
The Fire Chief or his designate are responsible to administering and enforcing this policy.
Contact the Kapuskasing Fire Department to obtain all fire and burning permits.
No open air burning is permitted in the Town of Kapuskasing. For more information regarding open air burning please refer to the Open Air Burning By-law 2780 in our Civic Web.
The Fire Chief may require immediate extinguishing of a fire should a complaint regarding smoke from an outdoor appliance be received.