High Risk Activity Ban Reinstated September 20, 2022

As of Tuesday September 20, 2022 and 3 consecutive days of an Extreme Fire Danger Rating, the High Risk Activity Ban has been Reinstated within the Union Bay Fire Protection Area.

Activities such as

  1. mechanical brushing;
  2. using fire- or spark-producing tools, including cutting tools;
  3. grinding, including rail grinding;
  4. mechanical land clearing;
  5. clearing and maintaining rights of way, including grass mowing;

Please follow the link below for more information on the types of activities effected by the ban.
High Risk Activities – Province of British Columbia (gov.bc.ca)

Union Bay Fire Rescue would like to remind members of the community that the current Fire Ban including camp fires is still in effect



Ian Ham
Fire Chief

Union Bay Fire Rescue respectfully acknowledges the land on which it operates is on the unceded traditional territory of the K’ómoks First Nation, the traditional keepers of this land.”