The Community Forest issues firewood permits, free of charge, for harvested areas within its tenure boundaries.Â Only the Community Forest can issue permits for these areas, no other permit is valid within our tenure boundaries.Â Likewise, our permits are not valid for any areas outside of our boundaries.Â Our firewood permits are not available on line.Â You must come in to our office to obtain a permit.Â Our hours are sporadic so please check our office hours or call 604-885-7809 first to ensure we are open.
July 25, 2016 Update
Permitting for firewood is closed until further notice. Please check back for an update after a significant amount of rainfall.Â Through the summer months, when issued, permits will be short term, no longer than one week in duration as we must continually monitor the fire danger hazard.Â When issued again the available block is to obtain firewood is Block AN02.
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations offers on-line firewood permits for specific locations of the Sunshine Coast between October and April.Â In addition to the permit, you must download a map relevant to your area to see the available locations. You can get more information on their website.