Fire Ban

As per section 10(2) of theFire Protection Bylaw and the recent bulletin from the Ministry of Forests, an open burning ban will be imposed for the Municipality of North Cowichan. Effective at noon July 17, 2014, all open burning (including campfires and recreational fire pits) within the Municipality of North Cowichan is prohibited until further notice.

This prohibition is a result of the high fire danger rating.
The prohibition does not apply to CSA or ULC rated cooking appliances or fire pits that use gas, propane or briquettes.