Community Notices

Ucluelet, BC – The current open burning restrictions within the District of Ucluelet continue to include all open burning except for campfires. Campfires are permitted provided they are compliant with Bylaw 978, 2008, “A Bylaw to Regulate Outdoor Burning”.

Prior to enjoying a campfire, residents are strongly encouraged to refer to the BC Air Quality Ventilation Index and to restrict all burning when the Ventilation Index is “Poor”.

A reminder that the burning of garden refuse, land clearing debris, and noxious materials is not permitted anytime. The District will not be issuing burning permits until further notice.

These open burning restrictions will remain in place until further notice.

View the PDF Notice

For further information, please contact Fire Chief Rick Geddes, at the District of Ucluelet Office, 250-726-7744 ext.233 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..