Arizona law regulates when and where consumer fireworks can be bought, sold and used in the state.
Sale of Fireworks
The sale of permissible consumer fireworks is allowed:
- April 25 - May 6
- May 20 - July 6
- Dec. 10 - Jan. 3
Use of Consumer Fireworks
The use of permissible consumer fireworks is allowed on private property, with the permission of the property owner:
- May 4 - May 6
- June 24 - July 6
- Dec. 24 - Jan. 3
The law does not apply to novelty items: snappers, snap caps, glow worms, snakes, party poppers, toy smoke devices and sparklers, which have always been considered permissible. Permissible fireworks include: cylindrical and cone fountains, illuminating torches, wheels, ground spinners, flitter sparklers, ground sparkling devices.
The Chandler Fire Department encourages residents to use caution when storing, handling and using fireworks, and when in the vicinity of other people using fireworks.
This chart will help you to determine if a product is legal or illegal to use in the City of Chandler.