Search

Select a Date Range
Scugog Fire Logo

Scugog Burn Ban to be Lifted April 30

Posted on Thursday, April 28, 2022 08:57 AM

Scugog – Effective April 30, 2022, the spring burn ban will be lifted. As a reminder, a permit is required for all burning and guidelines for burning must be followed.

To apply for a burn permit and review the guidelines, please visit scugog.ca/burnpermit.

Quick Facts:

  • 2022 General and/or recreational burn permits cost $38.  Oversize burn permits cost $132. Burn permits are valid for the calendar year in which they are issued.
  • Recreational burning is only permitted between the hours of 4:00...

Burn Ban Lifted May 1

Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 12:30 PM

Scugog – Effective May 1, 2021 the April burn ban will be lifted in the Township of Scugog.

As a reminder, a burn permit must be obtained prior to any burning.  All guidelines for burning must be followed.

To apply for a burn permit and review the guidelines, please visit scugog.ca/burnpermit.

Quick Facts:

  • Outdoor recreational appliances listed for use in Canada that utilize natural gas, electricity, propane, or charcoal as a fuel supply do not require a burn permit.
  • Being fire smart begins at home....

Burn Ban in Effect for Scugog April 1

Posted on Friday, March 19, 2021 11:30 AM

Scugog – Please be advised that effective April 1, 2021, a Municipal-wide burn ban will be in effect for the entire month of April. Residents will be notified when the ban is lifted.

There will be zero tolerance for burning during the burn ban. Under Part 4, Enforcement and Penalties of the Open-Air Burning By-law 81-19, those having a fire during the burn ban can be charged under the Provincial Offences Act and will also be responsible for the costs associated with Fire Services response.

Fire Services...

Burn Ban Lifted

Posted on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 02:15 PM

Effective August 11, 2020, the burn ban has been lifted in the Township of Scugog.

As a reminder, a burn permit must be obtained prior to any burning.  All guidelines for burning must be followed.

To apply for a burn permit please visit scugog.ca/burnpermit 

Scugog Fire ends burn ban and launches new online permit process

Posted on Thursday, April 30, 2020 01:30 PM

Scugog Fire and Emergency Services has lifted the Township wide burn ban as of May 1, 2020. 

“We would like to thank our residents for supporting our efforts during the burn ban. We recognize that many of you are eager to resume burning safely for agricultural, general and recreational purposes and thanks to the rain that we have been experiencing, the conditions are now suitable to lift the ban,” said Scugog Fire Chief Mark Berney.

As a reminder, all burning in Scugog requires a permit. In our...

Contact Us