Fireworks can be purchased between Oct. 24 and Oct. 31. Vancouver A free permit is required to buy, possess, and set off fireworks for anyone 19 and older. Fireworks sales can only take place between Oct. 25 and Oct. 31. Fireworks can only be set off on Halloween, and only on private property.
– Fireworks can be purchased between Oct. 24 and Oct. 31. Vancouver – A free permit is required to buy, possess, and set off fireworks for anyone 19 and older. – Fireworks sales can only take place between Oct. 25 and Oct. 31. – Fireworks can only be set off on Halloween, and only on private property.
Where in Metro Vancouver can you set off fireworks this Halloween? Click the map below to see whether you can buy or use fireworks in …
Many municipalities across Metro Vancouver have outright bans on fireworks and firecrackers while the rest require a permit – and some strict rules – to set them off. Find out when and where you can set off fireworks across Metro Vancouver below.
Where you can buy fireworks and where you are allowed to set them off, however, is a patchwork of local rules. A few municipalities, such as Vancouver, West Vancouver and New Westminster, do allow private displays, subject to restrictions.
The City of North Vancouver bans the sale and setting off of fireworks, but the neighbouring District of North Vancouver does not. Mussatto admits a few stray fireworks get set off here and there, but says fireworks aren’t really an issue.
In New Westminster, some fireworks are permitted to be set off by adults on Halloween, but you’ll want to follow their guidelines. There’s a similar set-up in West Vancouver, too. If you’re looking for a Halloween fireworks show in Metro Vancouver, there are a handful of options in Richmond and Burnaby:
For ground-based fireworks (such as fountains and mines), set the fireworks on on a hard, flat, level. Lay down wood or plywood over grass. Do not. Do not use fireworks indoors; they are designed for outdoor use only. Do not use fireworks in streets, lanes, or other public places. Do not set off aerial fireworks in strong winds.
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Find out how to get a fireworks retail permit from Fire Prevention to sell fireworks to the public. Each retail location in Vancouver needs a permit. City of Vancouver Website Skip Links. Skip to content; Want to set off fireworks on Halloween?