During the Order of Restricted Access, a person must not enter or remain in the restricted area unless the person:

a) first receives written authorization from a Wildfire Management Branch official

b) enters the area only in the course of travelling to and from his or her residence

This Restriction applies from 75 kilometre on the Tommy Lakes Road north to the end of the constructed road. A map of the affected area is available online at: http://goo.gl/p8mf4E

The Tommy Lakes fire is currently 4,400 hectares in size. The fire is a modified response fire; it is being actively monitored but not actively suppressed.  For more information on this fire and others in the region, click here. An Evacuation Alert is also in place for this fire. More information can be found at: www.prrd.bc.ca