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Township of Muskoka Lakes Burn Permits

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who can obtain a burn permit?

Only residents living in approved areas can obtain a permit. Permits are conditional and may be revoked at any time.

How can I obtain a burn permit?

You may register online using this website, or you can visit us in person.

What can I burn?

You are permitted to burn clean dry wood, brush, and vegetation.

Do I need a permit?

If you want to have an open-air fire during the day then yes, you need an approved permit. If you are having a campfire in the evening (7 pm until 7 am the following morning) then no you do not need a permit. However, all restrictions within the Township's Burning Bylaw are still applicable.