Burn Permit

Outdoor burning is permitted ONLY with a burn permit, during daylight hours, and when outdoor burning has not been banned by Georgia Forestry, the Bartow County Fire Department, or by the GA Environmental Protection Agency. Natural vegetation such as leaves, limbs, and/or branches are the only items that are allowed to be burned. 

   

  • There must be a water source present at a burning site 

  • An adult must be present

  • The fire can not be any bigger than 6' by 6'

  • The fire must be completely out 1 hour before dark.      

For More Information Visit: 

  www.gfc.state.ga.us/resources/publications/DebrisBurning.pdf

To Apply For A Burn Permit: 

  www.gfc.state.ga.us/online-permits/index.cfm