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Tay Township Burn Permits

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Telephone: (705) 999-5941

Burn with caution; No open air burning is allowed between January 1 and December 31 without a permit. All fires must have adequate tools and resources to extinguish the fire and must be supervised at all times.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who can obtain a burn permit?

Only residents living in approved areas can obtain a permit. Permits are conditional and may be revoked at any time.

How can I obtain a burn permit?

You may register online using this website, or you can visit us in person.

What can I burn?

Please only burn dry seasoned wood.

Do I need a permit?

If you want to have an open-air fire (bonfire, fire pit etc.) then yes, you need an approved permit. If you are having a barbecue a permit is not required.