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Burning Permits

Public Access to Administration Office & Stations By Appointment Only

The Fire Department Administration office and all stations are closed to the public during this time. Access is restricted to approved appointments only.

Only cheque or online UST permit payment will be accepted; any payment drop-off requests must be scheduled in advance through the Administration Office.

Permit applications can be downloaded online and scanned to fire@burnaby.ca for processing, or mailed directly to the Administration Office. Any hard copies dropped off will not be accepted.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us directly:

Fire Station #1 Administration Office
Phone: 604-294-7195
Fax: 604-294-0490
4867 Sperling Avenue,
Burnaby, BC  V5E 2S9

Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8 AM-5 PM.

Outdoor burning is not permitted in Burnaby.  CSA-approved appliances specifically designed for cooking food, and that are fuelled by propane, natural gas or charcoal briquettes are allowed.

Permission may be granted by the Fire Chief for a one-time special event fire. Download our Burning Permit Application, and print it out to turn it in at the Burnaby Fire Department.

Permits are available at Fire Station #1. The fee for a permit to burn is $100.00, including tax. We accept cash or cheque. With any questions, contact us or visit our Fire Permits page for some general information. These links can be found on the right side of this screen.

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