Nova Scotia Burning Restrictions


Burn Restrictions for 22/10/2016 8:00:00 AM to 22/10/2016 2:00:00 PM

This page is updated at 2:00 PM daily.

Burn Safe Map
Type of Burning Burn Restrictions
Domestic brush burning and campfires No burning between the hours of 8:00am and 2:00pm Burning Not Permitted
Campfires in licensed private, municipal and provincial campgrounds Burning permitted between 8:00am and 2:00pm Burning Not Permitted

Burning restrictions by county also available by toll free phone line, recorded message updated daily: 1 855 564 2876(BURN)

During the Wildfire Risk Season (March 15 to October 15) all Domestic Burning and Campfires must adhere to daily Nova Scotia Burning Restrictions.

The wildfire season has been extended until October 22, 2016 in the central and western regions of the province. The eastern region (the counties of Antigonish, Cape Breton, Guysborough, Inverness, Richmond, and Victoria) is not included in the extension.

The use of Consumer Fireworks is not permitted during times that Burning is restricted or banned.