Current Road Bans


Effective Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at 8:00 A.M. all loading restrictions are removed, with the exception of:

a specific oiled road in Special Areas No. 2 restricting bus, truck and trailer traffic to Ninety percent (90%) of authorized load limits except as allowed under the act or regulation on the following roads:

  • Local Paved Surfaced road south of Hanna described as 3 miles south of Highway 9 along Range Road 14-4 and 4 miles west on Township Road 30-4 to Junction Highway 862.

Please contact RoaData Services Ltd. for automated road ban information service, 1-888-830-7623 (Feb 15 – July 15 Annually).


Current Fire Bans

Effective June 10, 2021, no fire advisory is in effect in Special Areas No. 2, 3 and 4.

Safe campfires are allowed in campgrounds and random camping areas, and incinerator fires are permitted at a minimum distance of 30 m away from structures and 3 m away from combustible materials.

Controlled Burn Notifications are required for any type of burning, except campfires and incinerator fires.

To complete a Controlled Burn Notification go to our controlled burn page.

The Towns or Villages or Provincial Parks within the Special Areas handle their own restrictions and should be contacted directly.

For further information contact:
Glen Durand at (403) 779-3733

For more information on current Fire Advisories in place go to