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Fire Bans

Lethbridge County's Fire Rating guide.  Click for PDF.

Learn more about how the County determines when a Fire Ban, Restriction, or Advisory should be implemented:

Call 403-328-5525
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Todays fire rating is Fire Restriction

Current Fire Rating:Fire Restriction

Fire Restriction in effect

A Fire Restriction is in effect until further notice.

Under the Restriction no fire permits or fireworks permits will be issued until further notice.  All active permits are cancelled. Fines apply for burning during a Fire Restriction.

Recreational campfires (campground and backyard fire pits) and acceptable incinerators that meet the specifications of the County’s Fire Bylaw #22-002 are permitted.   Visit or call the County office at 403-328-5525 to determine if yours meets the criteria.  Fires that are contained in cooking or heating appliances fueled by fluids or gasses (gas or propane fueled fire rings, BBQs, stoves, and heaters) are also allowed.

Always be aware of the current Fire Ban status by visiting