Outdoor fireplaces are becoming very popular and a variety are for sale at hardware stores and garden centres. Sparwood has bylaws for the safe use of these fireplaces. Wood burning outdoor fireplaces are only permitted when inspected by The District of Sparwood Fire Department.
The Fire Department also has information on burning permits and fireworks.
Please fill out an application form found in Schedule D (found here in the bylaw or as a separate document here) after you have constructed your outdoor firepit to the following specifications. After you apply, the District of Sparwood Fire Department will inspect your firepit to ensure it complies with the regulations.