April 9, 2024


Yellowhead County Fire Permit Area

EFFECTIVE DATE: April 9, 2024

A fire advisory is in effect for the Yellowhead County Fire Permit Area due to dry conditions and the presence of exposed dry and dead vegetation, which is extremely flammable.

Under this advisory:

  • New permits will be considered on a case-by-case basis, only for essential burning.
  • Existing fire permits are valid, but extension requests may not be granted. Permit holders must follow the safe burning conditions outlined on the fire permit.
  • New fire permits will not be issued for machine brush piles or any other large debris piles until conditions improve.


  • Any burning without a valid fire permit, other than a campfire is prohibited.

Stay informed on fire restrictions and fire bans in your area by checking www.albertafirebans.ca.

If you see a wildfire, report it immediately by calling 310-FIRE.

The fire advisory will remain in effect until conditions improve.

Yellowhead County Fire Protection Area Permit Information