Are burn permits required?

Burn permits are required. Before burning anything, contact the Georgia Forestry Commission to obtain a permit by calling (877) 652-2876 (877-OK-2-BURN). No burning may occur from May 1 though September 30.


Burn permits are also available online at http://www.gfc.state.ga.us/online-permits/index.cfm.

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1. Are burn permits required?