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Prescott Area Burn Permits

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who can obtain a burn permit?

Only residents living in approved areas can obtain a permit. Permits are conditional and may be revoked at any time.

How can I obtain a burn permit?

You may register online using this website, or you can visit us in person.

What can I burn?

Please only burn wood, yard debris, and leaves. Burning trash / household waste is NOT allowed.

Do I need a permit?

If you want to have an open-air fire (bonfire, burn pile, etc.) then yes, you need an approved permit. If you are having a barbecue a permit is not required.

Do I need a permit for a fire pit (fires used for warming or cooking)?

Fire pits (fires used for warming or cooking) are allowed without a permit.