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Municipal By-Laws

Outdoor wood storage

Cord of wood

The outdoor storage of wood and logs for stoves and fireplaces, commonly called cords of wood, is subject to certain rules across the entire territory.

Applicable standards

DEFINITION OF A CORD OF WOOD
  • Length: 2.43 m (8 ft.)
  • Depth: 1.22 m (4 ft.)
  • Height: 1.22 m (4 ft.)
  • Total volume: 3.6 m3 (127 ft.3)
MAXIMUM NUMBER OF CORDS
  • A maximum of three cords of wood is authorized.
MAXIMUM HEIGHT OF THE CORD
  • 2 m (6 ft. 5 in.)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Wood stored on a property must be neatly stacked.

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Do you need further details? Contact us!

  • By sending an email to :

    permis@ville.chateauguay.qc.ca

  • By calling :

    450 698-3000

    From Monday to Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Friday, 8:30 a.m. to noon

  • You can come to the reception desk at City Hall located at 5 Boulevard D’Youville .

    From Monday to Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to noon and 1:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
    Friday, 8:30 a.m. to noon

 


 


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