Armstrong-Spallumcheen Fire Department

Provincial Campfire Ban

Effective at noon on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, Campfires will be prohibited throughout the province. This prohibition will remain in effect until noon on Oct. 15, 2021, or until the order is rescinded.

In addition to campfires, Category 2, and Category 3 open fires, the following activities are also prohibited:

  • The use of fireworks

  • The use of sky lanterns

  • The use of burn barrels or burn cages of any size or description

  • The use of binary exploding targets

  • The use of tiki and similar kinds of torches

  • The use of chimineas

  • The use of outdoor stoves or other portable campfire apparatus without a Canadian Standards Association (CSA) or Underwriter Laboratories of Canada (ULC) rating