Burn Permit FAQs

Why do we issue permits?


Why are we changing the way burn permits are issued?


Why is there a cost now for my burn permit?


How do I obtain a burn permit?


How do I activate my burn permit?


What responsibilities am I assuming when I light my burn?


What are the possible fines?


When can I legally burn?


Where can I legally burn?


Who can I call if I still have questions?

  The Clerk and Recorder's Office is open from 7:00am to 5:00pm, Monday through Friday.

For more information, please visit www.BurnPermits.mt.gov.