NO CHIMINEAS IN CALEDON!!!
The use of chimineas and other similar solid fuel flame producing products is prohibited in Caledon. If used, you are looking at a fine of a minimum of $245, in addition to a minimum invoice of $381 per vehicle, per hour for fire services, plus any clean-up costs.
Additionally, any resident who intends on conducting open-air fires in Caledon must obtain an Open Air Burning Permit. Permits will be issued to properties in non-settlement areas only and must be obtained in person at the Fire Administration Headquarters at 6097 Old Church Rd., Caledon East between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Open air burning permits are issued for a $10 annual fee. Photo identification is required to complete the application. All permits expire on Dec. 31 of each year.
For more detailed information or to inquire if you are in an allowable burning location, please contact Caledon Fire & Emergency Services at 905-584-2272 ext.4303, or view the open air bylaw (96-59) online at www.caledon.ca.