The Town of Saugeen Shores regulates and licenses the sale and use of fireworks in the municipality. This is outlined in Fireworks By-laws 53-2006 and 79-2006.

Sale of fireworks

The sale of fireworks in Saugeen Shores is allowed only on or during the seven days immediately before:

  • Victoria Day
  • Civic Holiday
  • Canada Day
  • Labour Day
  • Independence Day (USA)

You may not sell fireworks to anyone under the age of 18.

Fireworks displays

If you plan to display fireworks in a public place, you need to get a licence from the Fire Department.

Fireworks cannot be set off within the travelled portion of any public highway, sidewalk or public park. They may be set off only between dusk and 11 p.m.

Contact the Fire Department for more information and to get a Fireworks Licence Application Package.