Government of New Brunswick




No burn


Restricted burn – permitted
8 p.m. to 8 a.m. daily



Grass fires require permits, written burn plans and pre-inspection by a forest service officer.

Within municipalities, please refer to local municipal by-laws.

Campfire and Burning Permits call 1-866-458-8080
For more information about Category 1 Burn, please see Advisory – Current fire conditions.

When wanting permission to burn outside of Forest Fire Season contact the Department of Environment and Local Government at (506) 453-2690 or consult their website.


What should you do if you spot a wildfire that seems to be unattended? Call 911 or call the Natural Resources and Energy Development office closest to you.

Provide the following facts:

  • Your name
  • Your telephone number
  • The exact location of the fire
  • A description of what is burning
  • The size of the fire
  • Is anyone fighting the fire?
  • Access to the fire

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