Fire Permit Information
Permits are required between April 1st to October 31st of each year. During the burning season, burning is only permitted between 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. This includes incinerators.
Permits are required for any fire larger than 1m x 1m. Camp fires under 1m x 1m do not require a permit but all other rules for burning apply.
The Fire Chief and/or the Ministry of Natural Resources has the authority to cancel all Burning Permits. Please listen to the local radio stations for fire ban information. There is a Fire Hazard Board located at both Fire Stations in East Ferris. Please respect the boards and do not burn during the high hazard and fire ban periods.
Fire Permits are available for a two week period at a fee of $10.00. Month long permits are available at a fee of $20.00.
Permits Are Available At The Following Locations:
- East Ferris Municipal Office, 390 Highway 94, Corbeil – 752-2740
- East Ferris Public Library, 1257 Village Road, Astorville -752-2042
- Lucky 13, 649 Astorville Road Corbeil – 752-5057
- Lucky 13, 368 Hwy 94, Corbeil – 752-2855
Rules for Burning (By-Law 1832)
- Size of the Fire Area
- Home Incinerator
Do You Require a Fire Inspection?
If you require a Fire Inspection to be performed please arrange a meeting with the Fire Prevention Officer. This Fire Inspection Application form must be filled out and returned to the Municipal Office, by email, fax, or dropped off. Then the Inspection will be booked and you will be contacted. The fee for Fire Inspections is $100.00.