Many people are unsure about the firework regulations by-laws information in their local area. If you want to purchase, possess or discharge fireworks legally in a city or district, please check out your local city hall, fire department or the following links.

In Canada, family fireworks are sold year-round with the exception of Metro Vancouver. Family fireworks are regulated federally in most areas outside the Metro Vancouver. Within Metro Vancouver municipalities regulate family fireworks through municipal by-laws. - quoted from 2009 by-law information pamphlet titled "Do You Know Your Family Fireworks Regulations & By-laws?" 

Please fire safely and have fun! In case of emergency, please call 911. 

If you don't see a location, please leave a comment and we'll help you out:

District of 100 Mile House - Fireworks Bylaw

City of Abbotsford - Fireworks Bylaw

City of Aldergrove - please see Langley - Fireworks Bylaw

City of Burnaby - Fireworks Permit and information
                             - Halloween Fireworks Tips

City of Chilliwack - Fireworks Bylaw - Quick facts about consumer fireworks 

City of Cloverdale - please see Langley - Fireworks Bylaw 

City of Coquitlam - Fire Prevention Bylaw

City of Delta - Fire Regulations - scroll to Section 12 - Fireworks 

District of Hope - Firearms and Fireworks Bylaw No. 49/93 - unable to find actual bylaw online - Application for Firework Display 

City of Ladner - please see Delta - Fire Regulations - scroll to Section 12 - Fireworks 

City of Langley - Fireworks Bylaw

City of Maple Ridge - Bylaw of Firecrackers and Fireworks 

District of Mission - Fireworks Bylaw and Application for Fireworks Fireworks information 

City of New Westminster - Residents - Public Safety - Fire Rescue Services - Articles 130 - scroll to the Fireworks Regulations section 

City of North Vancouver - Fireworks Regulation Bylaw - Firework Safety 

District of Pitt Meadows - Fireworks Bylaw and Application 

City of Port Coquitlam - Fireworks Regulations
                                        - Halloween Fire Safety 
                                        - Fire and Emergency Services Bylaw - please scroll to the pdf link

City of Port Moody - Halloween safety tips
                                  - Consolidated Fireworks Bylaw

City of Richmond - General city information - Fireworks Regulation Bylaw

City of Surrey - Fireworks Regulation by-laws, Fireworks display event info and form 

City of Tsawwassen - please see Delta - Fire Regulations - scroll to Section 12 - Fireworks

City of Vancouver - Firework safety, 
                                - Free online permit required
                                - Vancouver Fire Bylaw

District of West Vancouver - Fire Protection Bylaw - scroll to Section 17 - Halloween Safety, Firecrackers & Fireworks - sample permit to purchase, possess or discharge 

City of White Rock - Fireworks By-law 

Updated - October 27, 2014

Fireworks regulation and by-law information

(FYI - there are not many active links on this site...yet - please contact us for information at this time)

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