Fire Protection

Please note that Fire Permits are required for ALL open burning (including campfires) in the Municipality of Gordon/Barrie Island. Please call our Municipal Office Monday to Thursday 8:30 am to 4:30 pm to make arrangements for fire permits, 705-282-2702, as our office is not currently open to the public due to COVID-19.


The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry have lifted the Restricted Fire Zone for Manitoulin Island as of May 16th , 2020, however fire permits are required by The Municipality of Gordon/Barrie Island for all open burning in our Municipality. Always check with your Municipal by-laws. Thank you.