Under Municipal By-Laws number 538-16 and number 601-18 on fire safety, it is mandatory for citizens to obtain a burn permit for the following four (4) types of activity:

· Outdoor fireplace (1 year) – Outdoor fireplace whose structure is equipped with a spark arrester.

Consult By-Law 601-18 (French only)

Note: It is possible to obtain this permit, valid for one year free of charge at the City Hall of Shannon at 50, Saint-Patrick Street during opening hours.

· Outdoor fire / Seasonal campfire (1 year) – Fire of which the size of the burned material does not exceed one (1) meter wide by one meter (1) high, which is lit and fed solely for the purpose cook food, provide a source of heat or use for recreational purposes and is surrounded by non-combustible materials.

It is mandatory to stay on site and have a quick extinguishing device, such as a garden hose or fire extinguisher.

Note: It is possible to obtain this permit, valid for one year free of charge at the City Hall of Shannon at 50, Saint-Patrick Street during opening hours.

· Fire for restricted activity (1 month) – bonfires, giblets, tree limbs and dead leaves.

Note: It is possible to obtain this permit, valid for one month, at a cost of $ 15.00, at the City Hall of Shannon at 50, Saint-Patrick Street during opening hours.

Citizens who apply for this type of permit will receive an invoice by mail to pay the fees.

Restrictions

For restricted activity fires, the manager shall develop and maintain a fire barrier between the forest, houses and burning materials, removing from the surface any combustible material for a distance of at least five (5) times the height of the heaps. It is understood that the Applicant (s) is responsible for the safety of the burn site and must remain on site until the fire is completely extinguished.

· Pyrotechnic pieces (fireworks). Only people who are at least 18 years old are eligible for this type of permit.

· Commercial use (48 hours from date of use) – Fireworks that can not be purchased over-the-counter. Requires the presence of a duly authorized fireworks technician (skill card).

Note: It is possible to obtain this permit, at a cost of $ 15.00, at the Shannon City Hall at 50, Saint-Patrick Street during opening hours.

Citizens who apply for this type of permit will receive an invoice by mail to pay the fees.

· Free use (48 hours from the date of use) – Fireworks (fireworks) that can be purchased over-the-counter at a retailer and can be used for personal use.

Note: It is possible to obtain this permit, at a cost of $ 15.00, at the Shannon City Hall at 50, Saint-Patrick Street during opening hours.

Online burn permit

Burn permit

Identification of the applicant

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IDENTIFICATION OF THE LOT COVERED BY THE REQUEST

Identification of the burn site manager

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Type of licence

This permit is valid for one (1) year and does not include any fees.
This permit is valid for one (1) year and does not include any fees.
This permit is valid for one (1) month at a cost of $15.00, payable at the Shannon City Hall at 50 Saint-Patrick Street during business hours.
According to By-Law number 538-16 only persons who are at least 18 years of age are eligible to obtain this permit. This permit is only valid for one day. A fee of $15 (plus taxes), payable to the Shannon City Hall at 50, Saint-Patrick Street, is required for this type of permit. These licences are valid for a period of 48 hours from the date of use.

Conditions for issuing the permit

By agreeing to each of the statements below, you agree to comply with all conditions giving rise to the issuance of the burning permit:

Conditions for issuing the permit

By agreeing to each of the statements below, you agree to comply with all conditions giving rise to the issuance of the pyrotechnic parts permit:

Validation

Following the issuance of the permit, it is important to keep it and to be able to present it on request. At any time, an inspector may pass in order to verify the conformity of the facilities.
Envoi

If you have any questions, please contact the City Hall during opening hours at 418 844-3778 or by email at ville@shannon.ca.

Nicolas Proulx
Assistant Director of Operations

Émile Mc Carthy
Director
Public Safety Department

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