Skip to content. Accessibility info.

News Archives

Public Service Announcement

Burning Ban Lifted

(Thursday March 25, 2010) - Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency advise residents of HRM that the burning ban on open fires has been lifted. However, future open air burning bans may occur at a moments notice.

HRM residents are still required to follow the requirements outlined in By-Law 103 and to check the website for further information at

Residents are also encouraged to continue to use caution when having fires in and around woodlands and to ensure you have the means to control or extinguish a fire. Also, be cautious of changing weather conditions, especially wind.

- 30 -

For further information contact:
Fire Prevention Office




Above content last modified Thursday, January 28, 2021 at 8:49am.