Residential Fire Pits and Outdoor Wood Burning Appliances
Within the Municipality of Delta, outdoor wood burning appliances are not permitted; this includes fire pits, wood stoves, chimineas and other appliances. Different restrictions are in place for other municipalities in the Metro Vancouver and Fraser Valley Regional Districts.
Please report all illegal fires to 9-1-1.
Delta Fire Regulation Bylaw No. 5855 includes, but is not limited to, regulations on burning in public places, prohibition of open air burning, camp fires, agricultural and land clearing and fire permits. Review Bylaw No. 5855 for a complete list of regulations.
Effective immediately, all open fires are prohibited to help prevent human-caused urban interface fires and protect public safety. All existing fire permits for Agricultural Land Waste are cancelled and no further fire permits will be issued until further notice. Refer to Delta Fire Regulation Bylaw 5855, 2001, Section 5.8.
All residential backyard burning, campfires and cooking fires remain banned year-round as per Delta Fire Regulation Bylaw 5855, 2001, Section 5.4.
To obtain a fire permit, visit the Delta Fire & Emergency Services administration office and fill out the required form.