Government of New Brunswick

June 29, 2022

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.

Les conditions de brûlage sont valides de quatorze (1400) heures le 8 mai à quatorze (1400) heures le 9 mai

Burning conditions are valid from 2 PM June 29, to 2 PM June 30.


The following counties are open for burning:  Albert, Charlotte, Kings, Madawaska, Restigouche, Saint John and Victoria.


In all other counties burning is permitted between 8 PM and 8 AM.



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: . For details on other Burning Permits, contact the nearest Natural Resources office, or call toll-free 1-866-458-8080.