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Thunder Bay (City of)

Fire and Rescue Services


Description
  • Responds to emergencies as dispatched by 911
  • Provides fire suppression, vehicle extrication, ice and water rescue, high and low angle rescue, hazardous materials response, medical assistance and fire fighter defibrillation
  • Offers tours of fire stations for individuals and groups - Note: Fire Stations are currently closed to the public due to the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Issues open burning and recreational burning permits
Comments
Recreational Burning Permit is required for: fire pits, outdoor fireplaces and chimineas
Fire-Open Burning Permit is required for: Brush piles
Hours of Operation
Tue
12 am - 11:59 pm
Wed
12 am - 11:59 pm
Thu
12 am - 11:59 pm
Fri
12 am - 11:59 pm
Sat
12 am - 11:59 pm
Sun
12 am - 11:59 pm
Mon
12 am - 11:59 pm

Mon-Sun 24 hours
Eligibility
Permits are only issued to residents of Thunder Bay
Application Process
  • Apply for a burning permit on the website or visit a local fire station
  • Site inspections are required
Fees
Service - Open burning permits
Documents Required
No documents required
Accessibility
Not accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government
Topic(s)
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Agency Information
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Copyright
211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
December 17, 2020