The laws around fireworks are slightly different on certain occasions and celebrations throughout the year.
Prohibited use on these occasions is as follows:
In addition, people under the age of 18 are prohibited from using adult fireworks in public places.
The regulations regarding the use of fireworks are enforced by the police, not the local council.
If you are being disturbed by the use of fireworks by minors in public places, or during prohibited hours, call the police on 101.
Trading Standards enforce the law on the sale and storage of fireworks.
Updated: 4 November 2016