Burn Permit Information
For State-wide for 7/1/2015
District County Date Handpile OK? Acreage OK? Acreage Burn End Time Burn Restrictions Burn Denial Reason
Chattahoochee Butts 7/1/2015 No Yes 1900 No permits issued inside Jackson city limits. FOR ACREAGE BURNS CONTACT COUNTY OFFICE - 478 993 3012   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Carroll 7/1/2015 No No LEGAL BURNING HOURS START AT 10 A.M AND MUST be out 1 hour before sunset   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Clayton 7/1/2015 No No 0 Must call Fire Department @ 770-473-7833 Clayton Co issues permits for yard debris pile   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Coweta 7/1/2015 No No 1900 NO LAND CLEARING PERMITS ARE TO BE ISSUED. PLEASE NOTIFY THE UNIT WHEN AN ACREAGE PERMIT HAS BEEN ISSUED. HAND PILED VEGETATION ONLY. ALL SMOKE & FIRES NEED TO BE OUT 1 HR BEFORE DARK. YOU MUST OBTAIN A PERMIT EACH DAY THAT YOU BURN   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Dekalb 7/1/2015 No No No outdoor burning in DeKalb County.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances or due to County Ordinances  
Chattahoochee Douglas 7/1/2015 No No For a hand pile burn permit in Douglas County call 770-949-1212. Thank you.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Chattahoochee Fayette 7/1/2015 No No 1900 Call the Fayette Co Fire Department @ 770-305-5468   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Fulton South 7/1/2015 No No 1900 NO LAND CLEARING PERMITS ARE TO BE ISSUED. HAND PILED VEGETATION ONLY. ALL SMOKE & FIRES NEED TO BE OUT 1 HR BEFORE DARK. YOU MUST OBTAIN A PERMIT EACH DAY THAT YOU BURN. UNION CITY and FAIRBURN RESIDENTS ARE LIMITED TO 6x6 PILES AND CANNOT BURN ON SUNDAYS OR WINDY DAYS (OVER 10 MPH).   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Haralson 7/1/2015 No No Legal burning hours are from 10:00am till 1 hour before sunset. Thank you for your cooperation.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Harris 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 Fire must be out by DARK. Machine piles and acreage permits will only be issued by DISPATCH or COUNTY office. Permit only applies to HANDPILED leaf and brush piles. SPECIAL ATTN: Yard debris being burned in a BARREL or CONTAINER requires a permit or (notification of burning leaves only) the same as any outdoor burn and suppression charges will be applied if fire escapes and no permit or notification exists.   Not Applicable  
Chattahoochee Heard 7/1/2015 No Yes 1800 All burning piles must be extinguished one hour before dark. Hand piled vegetation only. All fires must be out 1 hour before dark. Acreage burn permits have to be issued by the office 706-675-3568 or 706-845-4122.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Henry 7/1/2015 No No NO MACHINE PILES UNLESS USING ACD WITH PERMIT FROM COUNTY FD-770-288-6600 Legal Burning Hours 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM NO BURNING ON SUNDAYS No burning within 100 feet of any structure.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Lamar 7/1/2015 No Yes 1900 Silviculture and Agriculture is allowed.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Meriwether 7/1/2015 No Yes 1800 No permits are issued inside any corporate city limits within the county. Contact your city hall or local fire department for outdoor burning in these areas. For yard debris permits inside the city limits of Luthersville contact Terri Butts at 770-927-6885 For permits within county jurisdiction you can use our automated phone system at 1-877-652-2876 or online at www.gatrees.org. There are no annual permits.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Monroe 7/1/2015 No Yes 1900 No permits issued inside Forsyth City Limits. FOR ACREAGE BURNS CONTACT COUNTY OFFICE - 478 993 3012.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Muscogee 7/1/2015 No No Permit must first be obtained from the Columbus fire department before Georgia Forestry can issue a permit in Muscogee County. All fires must be out by dark. Once you call and confirm a permit from Columbus Fire Dept., we will activate the online permit system for Muscogee County.Permits also required for burn BARRELS.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Chattahoochee Newton 7/1/2015 No No NO MACHINE PILES UNLESS USING ACD WITH PERMIT FROM COUNTY FD-678-625-5018 No burning in the city limits of Mansfield after 4:00 pm.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Pike 7/1/2015 No Yes 1900 Silviculture and Agriculture is allowed.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Rockdale 7/1/2015 No No NO MACHINE PILES UNLESS USING ACD WITH PERMIT FROM COUNTY FD-770-278-8401   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Spalding 7/1/2015 No No 1900 Outdoor burning not allowed in the City Limits of Griffin. Agriculture is allowed during ban.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Talbot 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 Fire must be out by DARK. Machine piles and acreage permits will only be issued by DISPATCH or COUNTY unit. Permit only applies to HANDPILED leaf and brush piles. SPECIAL ATTN: Yard debris being burned in a BARREL or CONTAINER requires a permit or (notification for burning leaves only) the same as any outdoor burn and suppression charges will be applied if fire escapes and no permit or notification exists.   Not Applicable  
Chattahoochee Troup 7/1/2015 No Yes 1800 Burning permits inside the city limits of the City of LaGrange must be obtained from LaGrange Fire Department, Phone# 706-883-2656 or #706-883-2651. Hand piled vegetation only. All fires must be out 1 hour before dark. Acreage burn permits have to be issued by the office 706-845-4122. Please remember that you are responsible for your smoke as well as your fire. Permits are only good for the date that they are issued and upon substantiated complaints due to heavy smoke, visibility or health concerns, the burning permit can be revoked.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Chattahoochee Upson 7/1/2015 No Yes 1900 Call Thomaston Fire Dept for burning inside City (706-647-8670) Silviculture and agriculture is allowed.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Banks 7/1/2015 No No 2000 Landclearing fires or burning acreage please call 1-800-634-8521.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Barrow 7/1/2015 No No 2000 **Barrow County is now in the EPD Summer Burn Ban. No outdoor natural debris burning is allowed until October 1,2015. ** The EPD regulations require land clearing and machined piled debris to require an air cutain destructor. Instructions can be found at www.georgiaair.org. If you are burning within the city limits of Winder call 770-867-3212 for a permit.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Bartow 7/1/2015 No No Land Clearing burns require ACD Permit (online). No permits inside any City Limits. Burners are responsible for their fire and smoke. Cannot burn before 10am   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Catoosa 7/1/2015 No No Burning permits inside the city limits of Fort Oglethorpe must be obtained from Fort Oglethorpe Fire & Rescue Phone# 706-861-4194. Burning permits inside the city limits of Ringgold must be obtained from the Catoosa County Fire Dept. phone # 706-935-2001. For agriculture or silviculture burn permits other than hand-piles contact the GFC office at 706-935-3162. All burning piles must be extinguished one hour before dark. THE EPD AIR QUALITY BURN BAN GOES INTO EFFECT ON MAY 1 AND RUNS THROUGH SEPT.30 It is legal only to burn natural vegetation. It is illegal to burn anything man made or processed ie; paper,lumber, building materials, cardboard boxes, household garbage, plastics, tires, motor oil etc.) PERMITS ARE ONLY GOOD FOR THE DATE THAT THEY ARE ISSUED.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Chattooga 7/1/2015 No No EPD Burn Restrictions – RX Allowed. No permits can be issued for Incorporated City limits of: Summerville- Contact Summerville Fire Department @ 706-857-0914, Trion – Contact City Hall @ 706-734-2332, Lyerly - Contact City hall @ 706-895-2611, Menlo - Contact City Hall @ 706-862-2440.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Cherokee 7/1/2015 No No No permits issued inside city limits. Permits are good for 1 day only, new permit needed each day you burn. Person burning is responsible for the fire, and smoke from the fire.Burn permits are issued from 10:00 AM until 6:00 PM Please remember that you are responsible for your smoke as well as your fire. Permits are only good for the date that they are issued and upon substantiated complaints due to heavy smoke, visibility or health concerns, the burning permit can be revoked. Please burn only natural debris, organic and vegetative matter (leaves, limbs, and other vegetation). Natural debris = vegetation that grew on the property. No household garbage can be burned. Manmade material such as tires, plastics, roofing, processed lumber, etc. are not allowed. Someone must be in attendance of the fire at all times and have some means of keeping the fire contained on hand at all times. Inside the cities of Canton and Woodstock please contact them directly. Acreage burn permits have to be issued by the Georgia Forestry Commission. Commercial burn permits are issued through the county website   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Clarke 7/1/2015 No No Outdoor burning in Clarke County is prohibited.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Coosa Cobb 7/1/2015 No No : CALL 770-528-8310 Residents of Cobb County must follow local rules for burning.  Go to http://fire.cobbcountyga.gov/ for complete outdoor burning information in Cobb County.  Those residing inside the city limits of Marietta, Smyrna, or Austell may have additional restrictions.  Check with your city fire department.              Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Dade 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 This permit is for burning at the location specified only. All burning must be in compliance with EPD Air Quality regulations This permit is for vegetative debris only. No burning of household garbage. Please call (706) 657-4211 if you have any questions. This permit is good until 8:00 PM Day of Issue.   Not Applicable  
Coosa Dawson 7/1/2015 No No 2000   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Elbert 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 City of Elberton residents must obtain permission to burn within city limits from City Fire Dept.706-213-3203   Not Applicable  
Coosa Fannin 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 Today's Winds West @ 8-12 MPH. GEORGIA FORESTRY DOES NOT ISSUE PERMITS INSIDE THE CITY LIMITS OF BLUE RIDGE OR McCAYSVILLE AT ANY TIME. YOU MUST CALL CITY HALL. McCaysville City HAll (706)492-4921 & Blue Ridge City Hall(706)632-2091. To obtain a permit for landclearing fires or burning acreage please call 706-374-6232.   Not Applicable  
Coosa Floyd 7/1/2015 No No No permits issued inside city limits of Rome or Cave Spring. Contact the Environmental Protection Division (EPD) Mountain District office at 770-387-4900 for information and approval for land clearing burns. Due to EPD restrictions, the burning of household garbage, construction debris or synthetic materials is strictly prohibited. Types of burning allowed by this permit include hand piled portions of normal yard maintenance debris such as leaves, pine straw, small limbs, piled grass and shrubbery trimmings in the yard of the residence only. These permits are ONLY issued through our public website at www.gatrees.org or 1-877-652-2876 (877-OK2-BURN) and permit is valid only for the day of the burn. ***Non-compliance will void your permit*** Otherwise, for agricultural and forestry large acreage burns contact the Floyd County Ranger Station at 706-295-6020.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Forsyth 7/1/2015 No No 2000 Call Forsyth County Fire Department for further restrictions & land clearing permits. Phone # 770-781-2180 ext. 9. Online @ www.forsythco.com   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Franklin 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 If you are burning inside the city limits of Lavonia, please call 356-8781. City Hall issues all burn permits inside the city limits. All burns must be out by sunset.   Not Applicable  
Coosa Fulton North 7/1/2015 No No Residents of North Fulton should contact their respective municipal fire department for burning information.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Coosa Gilmer 7/1/2015 No No The Georgia Forestry Commission can not issue permits for burning inside the city limits of Ellijay or East Ellijay , The Walnut Mountain Community,Talking Rock Properties, Talking Rock Creek Estates, Blackberry Mountain, and Buckhorn Estates. Residents in the Coosawatee River Resort must also obtain a permit from the main gate. Residents in the Rivers Edge Community must also obtain a permit from the POA office.   Due to expected poor air quality and/or smoke dispersion, no permits will be issued today. Please try again tomorrow at 9am for updated county status.  
Coosa Gordon 7/1/2015 No No No burning permits inside the city limits of Calhoun through this office. For more Information about burning inside the city limits of Calhoun call the Calhoun Fire Department at 629-4204. No outdoor burning is allowed in the Talking Rock Properties or in adjacent properties accessed only through Talking Rock properties. No burning of made-made materials or processed wood is allowed. No burning during annual EPD burning ban May 1 to September 30. Yard debris permits now available through automated phoneline @ 1-877-652-2876 (1-877-ok2-burn)   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Gwinnett 7/1/2015 No No To obtain a burn permit inside Gwinnett county, contact the Gwinnett county Fire Department @ 678-518-4979,or go to: www.gwinnettfiremarshal.com   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Coosa Gwinnett North 7/1/2015 No No To obtain a burn permit inside Gwinnett county, contact the Gwinnett county Fire Department @ 678-518-4979,or got to: www.gwinnettfiremarshal.com.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Coosa Habersham 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 ****ONLY THE RESIDENTS IN THE CITY OF ALTO, DEMOREST AND MOUNT AIRY MAY OBTAIN A PERMIT USING THE ONLINE PERMIT SYSTEM IN HABERSHAM COUNTY**** Habersham County residents must call the Habersham County Fire Department at 706-754-2822. Call the Clarkesville Fire Department at 706-754-2024 for a burn permit. Residents of City of Cornelia contact Cornelia Fire Dept. 778-4343 For Permits in Habersham County call 706-754-2822.   Not Applicable  
Coosa Hall 7/1/2015 No No 2000 Hall County Fire Dept. issues the permits for residential(770)536-2442 and commercial(770)531-6838 burning in Hall County. Please page on-call Ranger to issue a Silviculture or Agricultural Burn   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Coosa Hart 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 No outdoor burning in the city of Hartwell. City of Hartwell Fire Department 706-376-4756.   Not Applicable  
Coosa Jackson 7/1/2015 No No 2000 Jackson County is now in the EPD Outdoor Summer Burn Ban. No outdoor natural debris burning is allowed until October 1, 2015.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Lumpkin 7/1/2015 No No 2000 To obtain a permit for landclearing fires or burning acreage please call 706-867-2898.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Madison 7/1/2015 No No After recieving your permit number from us call 706-795-3852 to let Madison County 911 know that you are burning. Madison County is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Morgan 7/1/2015 No No Morgan County will be under the EPD summer burning ban beginning May 1, 2015 through September 30, 2015. Please call 706-342-1256 for burning in the city of Madison. Air curtain Destructor (ACD) is not required in Morgan County.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Murray 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 Burning permits for city of Chatsworth are obtained through the Chatsworth City Fire Dept. @ 706-695-7600. If property adjoins the US Forest Service notify personnel by page of the burn.   Not Applicable  
Coosa Oconee 7/1/2015 No No 2000 Oconee County is now in the EPD Outdoor Summer Burn Ban. No outdoor natural debris burning is allowed until October 1, 2015. Permits for burning Land Clearing debris, contact the Barrow County Unit at 770-868-4041.Please call Oconee Co. after getting your permit (706-769-5665) with your permit information.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Paulding 7/1/2015 No No CONTACT COUNTY UNIT FOR PERMIT APPROVAL FOR ANY SILVICULTURE AND AGRICULTURE. EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30. PAULDING COUNTY and EPD RESTRICTIONS: All burning must be completely extinguished ONE Hour before Dark.... Start time 10 AM. NO BURNING ON HOLIDAYS OR SUNDAY OR WHEN WINDS ABOVE 10MPH ...For hand piled natural vegetation, SMALLER than 8'X8' dia., call 770-505-BURN. Georgia Forestry Commission: piles larger than 8x8 or less than 1 acre contact www.gatrees.org All other burns contact 770-749-2251.             Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Pickens 7/1/2015 No No The Georgia EPD Burn Ban in is effect in your county from May 1st thru Sept. 30th. The Georgia Forestry Commission can not issue permits in the city limits of Jasper, Talking Rock, or Nelson.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Polk 7/1/2015 No No CONTACT COUNTY UNIT FOR PERMIT APPROVAL FOR ANY SILVICULTURE AND AGRICULTURE. RX Allowed. No permits can be issued for Incorporated City Limits of ROCKMART-contact Rockmart FD @770-684-8266;CEDARTOWN-Contact Cedartown FD @ 770-748-1113; ARAGON- Contact Aragon City Hall @ 770-684-6554   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Rabun 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Coosa Stephens 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Coosa Towns 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 To obtain a permit for landclearing fires or burning acreage please call 706-781-2398. Today's Winds are West @ 8-12 mph.   Not Applicable  
Coosa Union 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 To obtain a permit for landclearing fires or burning acreage please call 706-781-2398. Today's Winds are West @ 8-12 mph.   Not Applicable  
Coosa Walker 7/1/2015 No No EPD burn Restriction, RX allowed, 65K population rules apply. No permits inside Incorporated City limits. For permits inside the city limits of Lafayette call City Hall 706-6391500, Rossville City Hall 706-866-1325, Chickamauga City Hall 706-375-3177 or Lookout Mountain City Hall 706-820-1586.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa Walton 7/1/2015 No No No permits will be issued from May 1 through September 30.The EPD regulations require land clearing and machined piled debris to require an air cutain destructor. Instructions can be found at www.georgiaair.org-- Walton County will be under the EPD burn ban from May 1, 2015 through September 30, 2015.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Coosa White 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Coosa Whitfield 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 *No burning after dark. *It is only legal to burn "hand piled" natural vegetation. *For construction, right of way, or dozer piles please contact the GFC office at 706-272-2943. *For agriculture or silviculture burn permits other than hand-piles contact the GFC office at 706-272-2943. *For a burning permit inside the City of Dalton call 706-278-7363 *If in doubt about the safety of your fire call the Forestry Commission Office at 706-272-2943.   Not Applicable  
Flint Baker 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Flint Ben Hill 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Flint Brooks 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 Residents Burning inside the City Limits of Quitman Call Quitman fire dept. At 229-263-4311. Residents of Morven Contact Morven City Hall at 229-775-2176.   Not Applicable  
Flint Calhoun 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 No burning of illegal products (no matress,sofas, tires, roofing, shingles, old barn, old house.) only yard debris are allowed.   Not Applicable  
Flint Chattahoochee 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2100 Online permits are for hand piled yard debris.(no house hold garbage or other illegal materials) If you use a machine to pile up the natural vegetation please call the office for a permit.   Not Applicable  
Flint Clay 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 No burning of illegal products (no matress,sofas, tires, roofing, shingles, old barn, old house.) only yard debris are allowed.   Not Applicable  
Flint Colquitt 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900   Residents burning inside the city limits of Moultrie call the Moultrie Fire Dept. for a burn permit at 985-1805. Residente inside the Town of Riverside call the Moultrie Fire Dept. 985-1805 for a burn permit.         Not Applicable  
Flint Cook 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 Burning inside Adel city limits please call Adel Fire Dept. at 229 896-7375   Not Applicable  
Flint Crawford 7/1/2015 No No 1900   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Flint Crisp 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 No burning in the city limits of Cordele. Pallets, old barns or houses are not permitted in addition to the petroleum products listed on the front page (Ex: tires, shingles, roofing, flooring, bed mattresses, sofas, chairs, etc.) Please use extreme caution due to low humidities.   Not Applicable  
Flint Decatur 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1830 Fire to be dead out and smoke free by 1930 PM. Do Not Burn in Winds Higher than 12mph.   Not Applicable  
Flint Dooly 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 Pallets, old barns or houses are not permitted in addition to the petroleum products listed on the front page (Ex: tires, shingles, roofing, flooring, bed mattresses, sofas, chairs, etc.)   Not Applicable  
Flint Dougherty 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1000 Issuing of permits may be postpone in the morning hours if overcast conditions or fog is present.   Not Applicable  
Flint Early 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 Contact Unit with anything over 50 acres.   Not Applicable  
Flint Grady 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 For permits inside Cairo city limits please call Cairo fire department 377-3293   Not Applicable  
Flint Houston 7/1/2015 No No 1900 AFTER OBTAINING A PERMIT NUMBER YOU MUST CALL AND ADVISE THE HOUSTON COUNTY DISPATCHER AT (478)542-2000. Please have all burning complete 2 hours before dark.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Flint Irwin 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Flint Lee 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1000 Issuing of permits may be postpone in the morning hours if overcast conditions or fog is present.   Not Applicable  
Flint Macon 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1830 Permits are for natural vegetation only.(No illegal materials or house hold garbage). PLEASE USE EXTREME CAUTION WHILE BURNING!   Not Applicable  
Flint Marion 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2100 Online permits are for hand piled yard debris. (no house hold garbage or other illegal materials) If you use a machine to pile up the natural vegetation please call the office for a permit.   Not Applicable  
Flint Miller 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 Fires out by 1800. Contact Chief Rangers for anything over 50 acres.   Not Applicable  
Flint Mitchell 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Flint Peach 7/1/2015 No No 1900 Please have all burning complete 2 hours before dark.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Flint Quitman 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2100 No burning of illegal products (no matress, sofas, tires, roofing, shingles, old barn, old house) only yard debris are allowed.   Not Applicable  
Flint Randolph 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 No burning of illegal products (no matress, sofas, tires, roofing, shingles, old barn, old house) only yard debris are allowed.   Not Applicable  
Flint Schley 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2030 Burns need to be completely out before being left unattended and before dark. These permits are good for natural vegetation only, no manmade materials. Obtaining a permit does not relieve you of the responsibility of the fire or it's smoke.   Not Applicable  
Flint Seminole 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Flint Stewart 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2100 No burning of illegal products (no matress, sofas, roofing, shingles, tires, old barn, old house) only yard debris are allowed.   Not Applicable  
Flint Sumter 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2030 Burns need to be completely out before being left unattended and before dark. These permits are good for natural vegetation only, no manmade materials. Obtaining a permit does not relieve you of the responsibility of the fire or it's smoke.   Not Applicable  
Flint Taylor 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1830 Permits are for natural vegetation only.(No illegal materials or house hold garbage). PLEASE USE EXTREME CAUTION WHILE BURNING!   Not Applicable  
Flint Terrell 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 No burning of illegal products (no matress,sofas, tires, roofing, shingles, old barn, old house.) only yard debris are allowed.   Not Applicable  
Flint Thomas 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 190 For permits inside Thomasville City limits contact Thomasville Fire department (229)227-7015.   Not Applicable  
Flint Tift 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 No Burning Inside TIFTON CITY LIMITS.   Not Applicable  
Flint Turner 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 Make Sure all smoke and fire are out before dark. THIS PERMIT IS NOT VALID INSIDE THE CITY LIMITS OF ASHBURN, SYCAMORE OR REBECCA.   Not Applicable  
Flint Webster 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2100 No burning of illegal products (no matress, sofas, roofing, shingles, tires, old barn, old houses) only yard debris are allowed.   Not Applicable  
Flint Worth 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 For Permits inside Poulan city limits contact Poulan City Hall @ 229-776-4097. For permits within Sylvester City limits contact Sylvester Fire Dept. @ 229-776-8511.   Not Applicable  
Oconee Baldwin 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Oconee Bibb 7/1/2015 No No Only agriculture and silviculture permits are issued thru Georgia Forestry Commission @ 478-945-3575 or 478-946-2454. All other debris burning permits are issued thru Bibb County Fire Department @ 478-751-2700 I.E. leaf piles, brush piles,land clearing etc....during the normal week. ON WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS CALL 478-751-9213. DO NOT ISSUE LAND CLEARING PERMITS FOR BIBB COUNTY PER EPD GUIDELINES)   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Oconee Burke 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2030 NO PERMITS ISSUED IN THE CITY LIMITS OF WAYNESBORO   Not Applicable  
Oconee Columbia 7/1/2015 No No 0   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Oconee Glascock 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Oconee Greene 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 Burning permits within the city limits of Greensboro or Union Point must contact their City Hall Office. Greensboro City Hall 706-453-7967 Union Point City Hall 706-486-4102   Not Applicable  
Oconee Hancock 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Oconee Jasper 7/1/2015 No No Due to EPD Burn Ban permits will not be issued for hand piled or machine piled brush. The EPD Burn Ban is in effect from May 1 to September 30. Please advise Jasper County when you get a permit. Call Jasper County EMA to give them your permit number at 706-468-4930.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Oconee Jefferson 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Oconee Johnson 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 Contact the Wrightsville Fire Department at 478-864-9759 for permits inside the City Limits of Wrightsville.   Not Applicable  
Oconee Jones 7/1/2015 No No Due to EPD Burn Ban permits will not be issued for hand piled or machine piled brush. The EPD Burn Ban is in effect from May 1 to September 30.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Oconee Lincoln 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Oconee McDuffie 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 After receiving your burning permit,call 706-595-2145 non-emergency dispatch to notify them the location and permit number.   Not Applicable  
Oconee Oglethorpe 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2230   Not Applicable  
Oconee Putnam 7/1/2015 No No 2000 Due to EPA regulations, burning is NOT allowed between May 1, 2015 and September 30, 2015.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Oconee Richmond 7/1/2015 No No 0 You have to be 100ft from any Building or Structure for a valid permit in Richmond County.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Oconee Taliaferro 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Oconee Twiggs 7/1/2015 No No Due to EPA regulations no burnig will be conducted between May 1st thru September 30th. For leaf piles, brush piles, and other debris burns. Agriculture (Fields) and Silviculture (understory acreage) burns will be permitted.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Oconee Warren 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 After receiving your permit number online you need to call 706-465-3303 to let Warren County 911 know that you are burning.   Not Applicable  
Oconee Washington 7/1/2015 No No Under county mandated burn ban from May 1 - Oct 30. There will be no permits issued for siviculture, limb/leaf piles, or land clearing activities without use of air curtain.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances or due to County Ordinances  
Oconee Wilkes 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Oconee Wilkinson 7/1/2015 No No RESIDENTS OF IVEY MUST CALL CITY HALL AT 628-2479 AND GIVE THEM THE PERMIT NUMBER, ALSO NO BURNING IN DITCHES WITHIN THE CITY LIMITS. RESIDENTS OF GORDON MUST CALL GORDON POLICE DEPARTMENT AT 628-2323 AND GIVE THEM THE PERMIT NUMBER.   Please be advised that no permits are being issued at this time due to hazardous fire danger. Please try again tomorrow at 9am for updated County Status.  
Ogeechee Bleckley 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 Permits issued within the incorporated city limits of Cochran require additional notification to the Cochran - Bleckley Fire Dept. (478) 934 - 3233.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Bryan North 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 Ensure you have made adequate precautions to prevent escape and make sure your fire is dead out before leaving it! All burning should be completed by 6:00PM. Never burn if conditions are foggy. Remember you are responsible for the smoke your fire generates so be a good neighbor and do not cause a road hazard as you may be told to extinguish your fire. **Use extreme caution due to high fire danger and dry conditions** Fires within 10 miles of an Interstate, contact the on-call Ranger.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Bryan South 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Bulloch 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 No permits can be issued within city limits of Statesboro, call the Statesboro Fire Department @ 912-764-6155 to obtain a permit Ensure you have made adequate precautions to prevent escape and make sure your fire is dead out before leaving it! All burning should be completed one hour before sunset. Remember you are responsible for your fire and the smoke it generates so be a good neighbor and do not cause a road hazard as you may be told to extinguish your fire.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Candler 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 No permits can be issued within city limits of Metter. Ensure you have made adequate precautions to prevent escape and make sure your fire is dead out before leaving it. All burning should be completed by 9:00 PM. Remember you are responsible for the smoke your fire generates so be a good neighbor and do not cause a road hazard.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Chatham 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 No permits can be issued within city limits of Savannah or Tybee Island. Ensure you have made adequate precautions to prevent escape and make sure your fire is dead out before leaving it! All burning should be completed by 6:00PM. Never burn if conditions are foggy. Remember you are responsible for the smoke your fire generates so be a good neighbor and do not cause a road hazard as you may be told to extinguish your fire. **Use extreme caution due to high fire danger and dry conditions** Fires within 10 miles of an interstate, please contact the on-call Ranger.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Dodge 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 NO permits issued inside the city limits of Eastman.Please pay close attention to current weather forecast and when burning in low humidities. Please exercise extreme caution with all burns. Never leave a fire alone and make sure it is completely out when you are finished.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Effingham 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1930 NO permits can be issued within Effingham County on SUNDAY, Also NO Permits are to be issued in:Red Gate Mobile Home Park located in City Limits of Rincon. Ensure you have made adequate precautions to prevent escape and make sure your fire is dead out before leaving it. All burning should be COMPLETED between hours of 08:00 AM.- 5:30 PM. Remember you are responsible for the smoke your fire generates so be a good neighbor and do not cause a road hazard as you may be told to extinguish your fire.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Emanuel 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 No permits can be issued within the city limits of any incorporated town of Emanuel County. Ensure you have made adequate precautions to prevent escape and make sure your fire is dead out before leaving it. All burning should be completed by dusk dark. Remember you are responsible for the smoke your fire generates so be a good neighbor and do not cause a road hazard as you may be told to extinguish your fire.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Evans 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 No permits can be issued within the city limits of Claxton. Ensure you have made adequate precautions to prevent escape and make sure your fire is dead out before leaving it. All burning should be completed by 9:00 PM. Remember you are responsible for the smoke your fire generates so be a good neighbor and do not cause a road hazard as you may be told to extinguish your fire.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Jenkins 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities: * Millen 478-982-2512/478-982-6108   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Laurens 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 Permits are NOT Given or valid in the city limits of Dublin Ga.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Liberty 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 All Permits issued inside the Hinesville City Limits should be obtained through the Hinesville Fire Dept.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Long 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 Ensure you have made adequate precautions to prevent escape and make sure your fire is dead out before leaving it. All burning should be completed by 8:00 PM. Remember you are responsible for the smoke your fire generates so be a good neighbor and do not cause a road hazard as you may be told to extinguish your fire.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee McIntosh 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2030 All Permits issued inside the Darien City Limits should be obtained through the City Fire Chief at 912-266-7500.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Montgomery 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1930 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities:
*Vidalia - (912)537-4123 or (912)537-4141
 
Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Pulaski 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 No burning within the incoporated limits of Hawkinsville without approval from the city fire department.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Screven 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities: *Sylvania 912-564-2055/912-564-2709   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Tattnall 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities:
*Cobbtown- (912)684-3448
*Collins- (912)693-2581
*Glennville- (912)654-2103
 
Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Telfair 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 No Permits are issued within the City Limits of McRae and Helena.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Toombs 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1930 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities:
*Vidalia - (912)537-4123 or (912)537-4141
*Lyons - (912)526-8114
 
Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Treutlen 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1900 No other restrictions   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Wheeler 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 You are responsible for your fire and its smoke.   Not Applicable  
Ogeechee Wilcox 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 2000 Please pay close attention to current weather forecast and when burning in low humidities. Please exercise extreme caution with all burns. Never leave a fire alone and make sure it is completely out when you are finished.   Not Applicable  
Satilla Appling 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Satilla Atkinson 7/1/2015 No No 2000   Due to expected poor air quality and/or smoke dispersion, no permits will be issued today. Please try again tomorrow at 9am for updated county status.  
Satilla Bacon 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Satilla Berrien 7/1/2015 No No 0800 Please call local fire department for burn permits inside the city limits.   Please be advised that no permits are being issued at this time due to hazardous fire danger. Please try again tomorrow at 9am for updated County Status.  
Satilla Brantley 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Satilla Camden 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 *Online burning permits are issued for residents in the county only. *Residents of the City of Kingsland may obtain a permit by calling Kingsland City Hall at 912-729-5613. When the Kingsland City Hall is closed they will call the Georgia forestry Commission @ 912-576-5387. *St.Marys City residents, please call St.Marys Fire Dept. for burn authorization at 912-882-6289   Not Applicable  
Satilla Charlton 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Satilla Clinch 7/1/2015 No No 1800   Please be advised that no permits are being issued at this time due to hazardous fire danger. Please try again tomorrow at 9am for updated County Status.  
Satilla Coffee 7/1/2015 No No 2000 Permits issued in City of Douglas has to be approved by Fire Dept. 912/384-4282. Permits issued in City of Nicholls has to be approved by Nicholls City Hall 912/345-2421.   Due to expected poor air quality and/or smoke dispersion, no permits will be issued today. Please try again tomorrow at 9am for updated county status.  
Satilla Echols 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Satilla Glynn 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 *Outdoor burning within the City of Brunswick; Please contact the City Manager's Office at 912-267-5504 for more information. *Outdoor burning on Jekyll Island; Please contact the Jekyll Island Fire Department or Jekyll Island Authority at 912-635-4035 for more information.   Not Applicable  
Satilla Jeff Davis 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1730 Any burning within the City of Hazlehurst,requires notifying the City of Hazlehurst Fire Department. The Fire Dept. phone number is 912-375-6699.   Not Applicable  
Satilla Lanier 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Satilla Lowndes 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 BURNING IS NOT ALLOWED INSIDE THE CITY LIMITS OF VALDOSTA WITHOUT PRE-APPROVAL FROM THE VALDOSTA FIRE DEPARTMENT (229-333-1886). COUNTY ORDINANCE FOR LOWNDES COUNTY STATES THAT RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBORHOODS (LESS THAN 5 ACRES), SUBDIVISIONS AND MOBILE HOME PARKS CAN ONLY BURN ON THE FIRST AND THIRD SATURDAYS OF EACH MONTH. LOWNDES COUNTY RESIDENTS MAY CONTACT LOWNDES COUNTY CODE ENFORCEMENT (229-671-2730), FOR ALL COUNTY ORDINANCE QUESTIONS.   Not Applicable  
Satilla Pierce 7/1/2015 Yes Yes 1800 Burning inside the city limits of Blackshear also requires permission from the City Fire Chief.   Not Applicable  
Satilla Ware 7/1/2015 No No 0 Contact the City of Waycross Fire Department 287-2937 for burning permits/authorization inside the city limits of Waycross, GA.   Please be advised that no permits are being issued at this time due to hazardous fire danger. Please try again tomorrow at 9am for updated County Status.  
Satilla Wayne 7/1/2015 Yes No Burning is allowed in Screven from 10:00 am - 6:00 PM by city ordinanace@579-2211. If in Odum city limits, call Odum city hall@912-586-2211. In the city limits of Jesup, call the Jesup Fire Department@ 912-427-1321 for permission to burn then get permit from Georgia Forestry Commission.   Due to expected poor air quality and/or smoke dispersion, no permits will be issued today. Please try again tomorrow at 9am for updated county status.  
State-wide Total 162/162 7/1/2015 97 104 2230
Latest End Time
134 (=Not Blank) 162 (=Not 'NA')
District County Date Handpile OK? Acreage OK? Acreage Burn End Time Burn Restrictions Burn Denial Reason