Bylaws, Permits & Regulations


Fire Codes and Bylaws


Please see Section 26 of the Fire Protection Bylaw for Fireworks regulations.

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Outdoor Burning

Open burning of yard waste, construction materials or garbage is a potential fire hazard. It also impacts the air quality in our region. New Westminster Fire Protection Bylaw 6940 prohibits the open air burning of any garden refuse, any and all waste material from construction sites or any land clearing materials.

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