Government of New Brunswick

September 20, 2020

FREDERICTON (GNB) – The following public advisory regarding Category 1 Burning Permits in the province is issued by the Forest Fire Management Branch, Department of Natural Resources. (Note: Grass fires are NOT permitted in Category 1). Within city and town boundaries, please check with municipal offices about burning permit restrictions.

Burning conditions are valid from 2 PM September 20th to 2 PM September 21st.

 

Between 8PM and 8AM burning is permitted in the following counties: Albert, Kings and Saint John

 

All other counties are closed for burning.

 

This information does not apply to the Tracadie Firing Range area, where burning is prohibited.

More details on the Forest Fire Weather Index for New Brunswick, as well as the Provincial Forest Fire Summary, are available on the Internet at: http://www.gnb.ca/firewatch . For details on other Burning Permits, contact the nearest Natural Resources office, or call toll-free 1-866-458-8080.