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Rescue Act, 2011 (Finland)


Section 6

Open fire (1) Campfires or other open fires may not be lit if, because of drought, wind or other reasons, the conditions are such that there is a manifest risk of a forest fire, grass fire or other fire. (2) Open fires may not be made on someone else’s land without the landowner’s permission.

(3) Regional rescue authorities may, on reasonable grounds, prohibit the making of open fires in their rescue service regions or parts of them for a specific period of time. Information on the decision shall be provided to the extent necessary.

Source link
https://www.finlex.fi/fi/laki/ajantasa/2011/20110379, https://www.finlex.fi/fi/laki/kaannokset/2011/en20110379

Full reference
Pelastuslaki 29.4.2011/379, Rescue Act 379/2011

Related to

Everymans' rights (Finland)

Year 2011
Policy area
Affected activity
Affected actors
Subject Access
Promoter/initiator Public
Zone North East Europe
Countries Finland
Regions (NUTS 2) North Karelia
Focus on NWFP
Document category Law
Instrument type Regulatory
Legal status Binding
Geographical scope National
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