FireSmart Information

Backyard burning permitted March 15 - April 15 for CVRD Electoral Areas A, B, C D & E as well as Municipality of North Cowichan. 

Residents are reminded that local burning regulations apply. Check with your local government regarding what  burning is allowed in your area. Check the venting index to ensure your smoke goes up instead of over to your neighbours!

More information ... Know the Rules

WASP Kits - Wildfire Automated Sprinkler Protection systems now available through CVRD Public Safety Division.

Cost:    $167.99 including taxes ($149.99 + 7.50 + 10.50)

Please complete the order form, print and bring to CVRD Reception with your Debit/Credit/Cash payment.

Limited supply available so call ahead (250-746-2560) to ensure availability.

FireSmart Workshops

FireSmart Workshops are available.

Time:             3 hours
Location:        TBD
Cost:              No charge

Please contact or 250-746-2560  to request s workshop for your community.

FireSmart Information Resources

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BC Wildfire Service has a new FireSmart brochure too.

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