PSP Fireworks Frequently Asked Questions

Upper Providence Township follows Pennsylvania State Law and has no local ordinances for fireworks.  Fireworks are prohibited on Township property unless authorized by the Township.  

For more information and the state law, please visit: https://www.psp.pa.gov/public-safety/pages/fireworks-safety.aspx

What are the restrictions on where they can be used?

•They cannot be ignited or discharged on a public or private property without express permission of the property owner.

•They cannot be discharged from or within a motor vehicle or building.

•They cannot be discharged toward a motor vehicle or building.

•They cannot be discharged within 150 feet of an occupied structure, whether or not a person is actually present.

•They cannot be discharged while the person is under the influence of alcohol, a controlled substance, or another drug.