Under the Fire Services Bylaw 14/2015 permits are required for new and existing acceptable fire pits within the Town of Morinville. Residents wanting to obtain a fire permit must pay the applicable fee at Town of Morinville Civic Hall at 10125-100 Avenue. Proof of the paid receipt is then forwarded to the Morinville Fire Department to arrange for a site inspection. Once the inspection is complete, the applicant will be notified. Arrangements to pick up approved permits will be made by the Morinville Fire Department, 10021-100 Street, Morinville. Fire Pit Permits are valid for life; however, do not transfer to new owners of a home, or to a new home. It is the homeowners responsibility to keep approved fire pit(s) maintained.
Other Morinville Fire Department Permits:
- Open Air Fires – permitted in special situation only
- Ground Thawing for Utility Lines
Fireworks are NOT permitted within the Town of Morinville limits unless as part of an organized neighbourhood display.
Fire Permit Fees - $35.00 (Lifetime) - (unless changes are made to the existing fire pit)
Other Permits - $35.00
Fines - $50.00 - $250.00
*** For more information please call our administration office at 939-4162.
The Fire Pit Guidelines provide an example of an acceptable Fire Pit.