Open Air Burning Permit (Class "A")


All property owners in the Township of Tiny are required to obtain an Open Air Burning Permit (Class "A"), commonly known as a fire permit, before having any outdoor fires. The cost is $25 per calendar year, plus a 5% processing fee for online transactions. The fine for failing to obtain a fire permit is $365 or a summons to appear in court.

Any person who contravenes any of the provisions of this by-law is guilty of an offence and upon conviction is liable to a fine as provided for in the Provincial Offences Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. P.33. as amended. Furthermore, any person who contravenes this by-law may be subject to additional fees for the dispatching of fire services.

It is the permit holder’s responsibility to know if a fire ban is in effect. Always check the current fire rating online at the Fire Hazard Rating page or contact the Municipal Office.

Learn more about Fire Permits in the Township of Tiny