Open Air Burning
Open Air Burning
Open Air Fire Permits are required for all Township of Huron-Kinloss properties wishing to conduct open air burning and for Township of Huron-Kinloss property owners, residents and/or tenants wishing to have a beach fire. (Effective January 01, 2017).
Open Air Fire and Beach Fire permit fees: $10.00 per year. - Permits expire on December 31 of each year.
Open Air Fire Permits are not transferable.
Beach Fire Permits are issued to a specific property and are transferable to the occupants and/or users of such property.
No person under the age of eighteen (18) years may apply for, or obtain, a Fire Permit.
Recreational Fires (Camp Fires) that comply with the regulations and are contained to your own property or a property in which an individual has permission to use are exempt from requiring a Fire Permit under the Open Air Burning By-law. (See Regulations below)
Consolidated Open Air Burning By-law 2016-139
How to Apply for an Open Air Fire and Beach Fire Permit:
Fire Permit Application
Once the information has been submitted and the $10.00 fee has been paid a permit will be issued and can be emailed back to the applicant.
2. By Mail:
Application for burn permit Complete and mail or email with payment to the:
Township of Huron-Kinloss
21 Queen St, P.O Box 130
Ripley, ON, N0G 2R0,
Attn: Fire Chief firstname.lastname@example.org
Township of Huron-Kinloss Office at 21 Queen St in Ripley.
Report an Open Air Burn:
New Open Air Burning Procedure:
Effective January 01, 2018 the Township of Huron-Kinloss is pleased to offer you a 7 day a week 24 hour Open Air Burn reporting service. To report your Open Air Burns please call: 1-800-511-9911. You no longer need to call the Township Office or the Fire Chief.
Open Air Burn Reporting Hotline: 1-800-511-9911