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Fire Rating and Permit Information

Fire Rating and Permit Information


  • No daytime burning between April 1st – October 31st
  • Setting off fireworks and sky lanterns is not allowed in Kearney and is strictly prohibited. See By-Law 2018-24 for more information.

Fire Permits – Required from April 1st to October 31st

The Town of Kearney requires that all property owners and camping visitors obtain a fire permit before proceeding with any outdoor fires regardless of whether you are burning at home, or at a designated campground. Anyone burning without a permit may be subject to fines.

Three day permits can be obtained at the following locations:

Kearney General Store
98 Main St., Kearney

Canoe Algonquin
1914 Hwy 518, Kearney

Fetterley’s Garage
1770 Highway 518 East, Kearney

Full-season & special permits can be obtained at the Fire Hall.

Kearney Fire Hall
111 Main St. Kearney
Please call ahead to (705) 636-7402

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