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.
May 2, 2016 Update
The Fire Weather Danger Class has reached 3.Â Personal use firewood permits are no longer being issued by the Community Forest.Â We will monitor the weather closely and permits will be issued again when the Danger Class falls below 3.Â Please contact us to inquire about availability.
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.