FIRE PITS

Acceptable fire pits are permitted within the Village limits under specific conditions. It is necessary to
complete an application for construction of a fire pit, for the placement of a fireplace, or *movable fire
burning receptacles. All fire permit applications are reviewed and approved by a Safety Code Officer from
the Mannville Fire Department. The Officer may use discretion approving, suspending, or cancelling a
fire permit application. When constructing your fire pit, etc. the following are some regulations to keep in
mind:
• Locate in the back yard only;
• Locate no less than 3.0 m from any property line;
• Locate no less than 3.0 m from any structure (fence, deck, garage, shed, or dwelling);

*A moveable fire burning receptacle can include chimineas, fire bowls, outdoor fire places, gas fire
bowls, etc. and must fastened to prevent blown or knocked over.

Fire Pit Application

Fire Pits Permit Review Process

2001-715 Fire Department By-law