The Premier of Ontario has declared a province-wide state of emergency and issued a stay-at-home order in response to rising COVID-19 variant infection rates.
If you do choose to have your own display, consider the following safety tips:
Fireworks are only permitted on holidays like New Years Day, Victoria Day or Canada Day, as well as cultural or religious holidays.
Visit the by-law page and search Fireworks By-law 2009-056 for more information.
If you have any concerns about the use of fireworks that are set off on municipal property including parks and boulevards, or family/religious/cultural fireworks that are unsafe and not during the allowed times, please use our Report a Problem tool.
The fireworks by-law regulates the sale and discharge of fireworks as well as the use of indoor pyrotechnics and special effects within the Town of Oakville. Some displays require special permission.
Send your completed application, along with the applicable fee to:
Fire Prevention Division
1144 South Service Road West
Oakville, ON L7L 5T7
Council has approved the town's rates and fees for various programs and services. Visit the 2020 Rates and Fees page for details.