Backyard Burning requires a permit as of April 1st, 2024

All backyard burning(Category 2 fire) requires a Burn Permit.

You can obtain a permit by visiting the Firehall

Monday to Friday 8:30 am-5:00 pm if you have questions related to obtaining a burn permit,

call the Firehall at 250-642-6211

Fires greater than Category 2.

Contact the Fire Chief to see if you qualify.

Phone: 250-642-6211


click the link below for more info on open burning regulations:

Congratulations Firefighter Stoettner!

Congratulations to Firefighter Alex Stoettner on achieving his NFPA 1001 Level 2 certificate! This is a significant accomplishment that reflects his commitment to excellence and dedication to the Otter Point Fire Department. Thank you, Alex, for your hard work and contributions to the Otter Point Fire Department. Your achievement is truly commendable, and we appreciate your ongoing commitment.