ALL Open Burning Prohibited Effective May 31 at 6:00 pm

This includes all back yard, incinerator, land clearing and debris burning of any kind.

Campfires still permitted (until further notice):  Campfires shall be no larger than 2' x 2' and fully extinguished by midnight.

Please note the following:

  • Beach Fires are no longer permitted at ANY beach within the District of Metchosin.
  • Incinerators, Open Yard Burning and Land Clearing burns are prohibited until October 1, 2018.
  • Propane fire pits, briquettes and gas BBQ's are still allowed at this time

For further information Contact:

Stephanie Dunlop
Fire Chief/Emergency Program Coordinator
Metchosin Fire Department
cell 250-883-4472
work 250-478-1307


Thursday, May 24, 2018 - 11:45am