Fireworks Regulations


Only “Safe & Sane” fireworks are legal in California and may be sold within the city limits by non-profit organizations that meet the criteria stipulated in the guidelines below. 

The City of Rocklin has adopted a Zero Tolerance Policy regarding Illegal Fireworks. The City Council has adopted a Municipal Code, which mandates a fine for individuals who possess, charge, or allow others to possess or discharge on their property any illegal fireworks or safe & sane fireworks discharged in an illegal manner. Please report illegal discharge of fireworks by calling Police and Fire Dispatch at (916) 625-5400, option 0.

Need To Know

Fireworks which are not “Safe & Sane” are illegal. Some of these illegal fireworks include: bottle rockets, M-80’s, firecrackers, or any other firework shot from a launching tube.

Selling Fireworks

The sale of fireworks can begin no earlier than 12 noon on June 28 and continue to 10:00 p.m. on July 4. The sale of fireworks is permitted between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. daily.

Download the required forms below:

Fireworks Display Application  
Preliminary Fireworks Application
Fireworks Application  

Please contact the Rocklin Fire Department, Fire Administration office at (916) 625-5300 for the applicable fees and application process.

Setting Off Fireworks

Discharging of Safe & Sane fireworks is allowed only from 12 noon on June 28 through 11:59 p.m. on July 4.