Effective at 12:00 noon on Thursday, April 16, 2020, most open burning activities will be prohibited throughout British Columbia to reduce the likelihood of human-caused wildfires, although campfires will still be allowed.
- Category 2 open fires;
- Category 3 open fires;
- Resource Management open fires;
- The use of fireworks;
- The use of sky lanterns; and
- The use of burn barrels or burn cages of any size or description (except when used for a campfire).