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Burn Permit

  1. Burn Permit Application

    Burn permit fee is $25. The permit is valid for one year from the date of issue. Permit is only valid for the property on which the burn is conducted.

  2. Include City, State, Zip

  3. Include City, State, Zip

  4. Burn Site Information

  5. Include City, State, Zip

  6. Note

    The Denton County Fire Marshal's Office determines which days are burn days. Please contact their office at 940-349-2840 for controlled burn information and to log your burn.

  7. Instructions

    The following must be agreed upon by the Applicant below.

  8. 1. *

    The materials to be burned are trees, brush, grass, and other dry plant growth for land-clearing operations where no practical alternative to burning exists and the materials being burned are only from the property where it was generated from.

  9. 2. *

    The wind must carry the smoke, fumes, and debris away from any structure, residential, commercial, or industrial area, and away from any roadway, public, or private.

  10. 3. *

    Applicant must have a permanent water source available at all times during the burn.

  11. 4. *

    The burn must be attended at all times.

  12. 5. *

    Burn location must be downwind of or at least 300 feet away from any structure.

  13. 6. *

    Burning may not be conducted earlier than one hour after sunrise and must be completely out one hour after sunset.

  14. 7.

    If any complaint received on a burn, the burn must be extinguished immediately. If the Fire Department has to extinguish the burn, the Applicant will be in violation and receive a citation.

  15. 8. *

    Call the Denton County Fire Marshal's Office at 940-349-2840 to log your controlled burn.

  16. Confirmation

    I have read the regulations and acknowledge that any violation could result in a citation being issued to the Applicant of the burn permit. I understand I am responsible for any damage, injuries, or death to persons or properties that occur from this burn.

  17. Enter your name as acknowledgement and acceptance of these requirements.

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