In accordance with the Land Use Bylaw PLU 8/06 and Community Standards Bylaw – Section 4 a fire pit must be constructed under a development permit and in accordance with the following: Land Use Bylaw PLU 8/06 Part 2 – SPECIAL LAND USE REGULATIONS Section 2.5 Fire Pit (1) Notwithstanding any other provision of this Bylaw to
Sturgeon County Council approved Burning Bylaw 1375/16 on October 11, 2016, which will see fire permits carry through year round instead of their current schedule of April to October. Why the need for the change? Year-round permitting will make it easier to track where burning is occurring and enhance the safety of Sturgeon County residents.
Effective 08:00 am, May 6, 2016; Sturgeon County has upgraded its fire restriction to a full FIRE BAN. Open burning of any type is prohibited, back yard fire pits and use of fireworks is prohibited. The ban does apply to Propane or Gas BBQ’s. The FIRE BAN will remain in effect until further notice. Sturgeon
The fire permit season runs all year round and fire permits are required for all types of burning. To obtain a free fire permit: • Go online Fire Permits – Online Fire Permits • Visit Sturgeon South, 25228 Twp 552 • Visit Sturgeon County Centre at 9613-100 Street, Morinville, AB • Contact any Sturgeon County