Burn Permit Information
For State-wide for 10/16/2018
District County Date Handpile OK? Acreage OK? Acreage Burn End Time Burn Restrictions Burn Denial Reason
Area1 Bartow 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830 This permit is only valid for hand piled leaves, straw and limbs conducted in your yard today. EPD Burn Regulations apply; therefore, any land clearing burns must be performed using an ACD that has been approved by Bartow County Fire Marshall's Office, prior to obtaining an ACD Permit. Agricultural or Silvicultural burns must be obtained by calling the Bartow County Forestry Unit at 770-387-3750.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area1 Carroll 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 No Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply. For permits inside the City of Carrollton call Carrollton City Fire at 770-832-3456 For ACD permits visit GATREES.org   Not Applicable  
Area1 Catoosa 10/16/2018 No No 1630 For burning permits inside the city limits of Fort Oglethorpe contact Fort Oglethorpe Fire & Rescue at (706) 861-4194. For burning permits inside the city limits of Ringgold contact Catoosa County Fire Dept. at (706) 935-2001.   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.  
Area1 Chattooga 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No permits can be issued for incorporated city limits of; Summerville: Contact Summerville Fire Department @ 706-859-0914; Trion: Contact City Hall @ 706-734-2332; Lyerly: Contact City Hall @ 706-895-2611; Menlo: Contact City Hall @ 706-862-2440.   Not Applicable  
Area1 Cherokee 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830 This permit is only valid for hand piled leaves, straw and limbs conducted in your yard today. EPD Burn Regulations apply; therefore, any land clearing burns must be performed using an ACD that has been approved by Bartow County Fire Marshall's Office, prior to obtaining an ACD Permit. Agricultural or Silvicultural burns must be obtained by calling the Bartow/Cherokee County Forestry Unit at 770-387-3750.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area1 Cobb 10/16/2018 No No 1800 : CALL 770-528-8310 Residents of Cobb County MUST CALL COBB COUNTY FOR ANY OUTDOOR BURNING              GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area1 Dade 10/16/2018 No Yes 1900 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. All permits inside the City of Trenton will be issued by GFC ,per city of Trenton Mayor, small hand piles only.   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.  
Area1 Douglas 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 ACD Required for land clearing. GFC only issues acreage permits for silviculture burns. No Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply. For all other burn permits in Douglas County call 770-949-1212. Thank you.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area1 Floyd 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No Land Clearing burns allowed without ACD - 65K population rules apply. No permits can be issued for incorporated city limits of; Cave Spring: Contact Cave Spring Fire Department @ 706-777-3384; Rome: Contact Rome-Floyd Fire Department @ 706-236-4510.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area1 Fulton North 10/16/2018 No No 1830 Residents of North Fulton should contact their respective municipal fire department for burning information.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area1 Gilmer 10/16/2018 No No 1800 For burning inside the city limits of Ellijay- Contact Ellijay Fire@ 706-635-7430 or East Ellijay- contact Gilmer County Fire@ 706-635-1333. Walnut Mountain,Talking Rock Properties/Resort, Blackberry Mountain, River's Edge, and Buckhorn Estates do not allow burning inside their communities. Residents in the Coosawatee River Resort must also obtain a permit from the main gate@ 706-276-1060.   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.  
Area1 Gordon 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 This permit is for Agricultural and Silviculture Burning Only. The parcel, lot or tract for Agricultural must be greater than 5 acres. All other types burning fall under current EPD rules,and are prohibited during the EPD Summer Burn Ban in Gordon county. 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.   Not Applicable  
Area1 Haralson 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 For burn permits inside the City of Bremen, Call Bremen City Fire at 770-537-5788. For permits inside the City of Tallapoosa call Tallapoosa City Fire at 770-574-3133   Not Applicable  
Area1 Murray 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 Burning permits for city of Chatsworth are obtained through the Chatsworth City Fire Dept. @ 706-695-7600.   Not Applicable  
Area1 Paulding 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Agricultural burns are allowed during the summer burn ban with tracking permit number. Silviculture burn is not allowed during the summer burn ban. No Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply. **NO BURNING ON HOLIDAYS OR WHEN WINDS ABOVE 10MPH*** No Machine Piles Allowed unless ACD is onscene!! All burning must be completely extinguished ONE Hour before Dark.... ...For hand piled natural vegetation, SMALLER than 8'X8' dia., call 770-505-2876. All Agriculture/Silviculture and piles larger than 8x8 burn permits are issued by GFC contact 770-749-2251 www.gatrees.org             GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area1 Pickens 10/16/2018 No No 1900 Talking Rock and Nelson- use these systems for burn permits. For burning in the city limits of Jasper- contact Jasper Fire@ 706-692-6789.   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.  
Area1 Polk 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Agricultural & silviculture burns are allowed during summer burn ban . 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   Not Applicable  
Area1 Walker 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 EPD burn Restrictions, Prescribed burning is allowed, No Land Clearing permits allowed without Air Curtain Destructor per EPD. 65K population rules apply. Agriculture and siviculture 5 - acres or larger only. For permits inside Incorporated City limits. Please call The LaFayette City Hall 706-639-1500, Rossville City Hall 706-866-1325, Chickamauga City Hall 706-375-3177 or Lookout Mountain City Hall 706-820-1586.   Not Applicable  
Area1 Whitfield 10/16/2018 No No 1630 For a burning permit inside the City of Dalton call 706-278-7363.   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.  
Area10 Atkinson 10/16/2018 Yes No 1800   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.  
Area10 Bacon 10/16/2018 Yes No 1830   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.  
Area10 Brantley 10/16/2018 Yes No 1500   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.  
Area10 Camden 10/16/2018 No No 1800 *Online burning permits are issued for residents in the county only. *City of Kingsland may obtain a permit by calling Kingsland City Hall 912-729-5613. *City of St. Marys, for permit call St.Marys Fire Dept. 912-882-6289   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.  
Area10 Charlton 10/16/2018 No No   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.  
Area10 Clinch 10/16/2018 Yes No 1800   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.  
Area10 Coffee 10/16/2018 Yes No 1800 City of Douglas permits approved by Fire Dept. 912/384-4282.   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.  
Area10 Glynn 10/16/2018 No No *For City of Brunswick; Contact the City Manager's Office 912-267-5500. *For Jekyll Island; Contact the Jekyll Fire Department or Jekyll Island Authority at 912-635-4035.   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.  
Area10 Pierce 10/16/2018 Yes No 1800 Inside Blackshear City Limits contact Blackshear Fire Department 912-449-7011.   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.  
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Area10 Wayne 10/16/2018 Yes No 0830 Inside Screven City Limit from 10:00 am - 6:00 PM contact city hall 579-2211. Inside Odum City limits contact City Hall 586-2211 and Forestry. Inside Jesup City Limits contact 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.  
Area2 Banks 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 Only Agriculture and Silviculture burning allowed during EPD summer burn ban.   Not Applicable  
Area2 Barrow 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 **EPD burn Restriction, RX allowed, No Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply. ** If you are burning within the city limits of Winder call 770-867-3212 for a permit. ** EPD Summer Burn Ban is in place.**** Silviculture and Agriculture burns will be allowed.**   Not Applicable  
Area2 Clarke 10/16/2018 No Yes 1900 Outdoor natural debris burning in Clarke County is prohibited.** Silviculture and Agriculture burns will be allowed.**   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area2 Dawson 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area2 Elbert 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 Elberton residents call City Fire Dept.706-213-3203   Not Applicable  
Area2 Fannin 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area2 Forsyth 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Call Forsyth County Fire Department for further restrictions or for land clearing permits @ 770-781-2180 or Online forsythco.com.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area2 Franklin 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 Burning inside the city of Lavonia, City Hall (706-356-8781).   Not Applicable  
Area2 Gwinnett 10/16/2018 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  
Area2 Gwinnett North 10/16/2018 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  
Area2 Habersham 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 Habersham County residents call the Habersham County Fire Department at 706-754-2822. Clarkesville residents call Fire Department at 706-754-2024.Cornelia residents contact Cornelia Fire Dept. 706-778-4343   Not Applicable  
Area2 Hall 10/16/2018 No Yes 1900 Hall County Fire Dept. for residential(770)536-2442 and commercial(770)531-6838 burning in Hall County. ***ONLY True Agriculture burns of 5 acres or more can be allowed in this county. No other land clearing, open burning or ACD permits can be issued during the burn ban period (May-September)*** All Agriculture/Silviculture burn permits are issued by GFC   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area2 Hart 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 No outdoor burning in the city of Hartwell.   Not Applicable  
Area2 Jackson 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 **Permits for burning Land Clearing debris, contact the Barrow County Unit at 770-868-4041.Please call Jackson Co. after getting your permit (706-367-1911) with your permit information.   Not Applicable  
Area2 Lumpkin 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area2 Madison 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 After receiving your permit number from GFC notify Madison County 911 @ 706-795-3852. Acreage burns for agriculture and Silviculture are allowed.   Not Applicable  
Area2 Rabun 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area2 Stephens 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area2 Towns 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area2 Union 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area2 White 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area3 Butts 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1930   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Chattahoochee 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Area3 Clayton 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Call your local county office for any acreage burns. No land clearing allowed without an Air Curtain Destructor.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Coweta 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 EPD burn Restriction, RX allowed, No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Dekalb 10/16/2018 No No No outdoor burning in DeKalb County. Agricultural permits are allowed with some restrictions. Please call the office for a permit. 770-784-2480   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area3 Fayette 10/16/2018 No Yes 1800 HAND PILED BURN PERMITS IN FAYETTE ARE ISSUED BY FAYETTE FIRE DEPT. www.fayettecountyga.gov/fire_ems/burn_permit_application.php   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area3 Fulton South 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 EPD burn Restriction, RX allowed, No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area3 Harris 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Area3 Heard 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 Call your local county office for any acreage burns.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Henry 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 NO BURNING ON SUNDAY, EPD burn Restriction, RX allowed, No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Lamar 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Call your local county office for any acreage burns.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Macon 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830 No permits are to be issued in the city limits of Montezuma,Ga.31063   Not Applicable  
Area3 Marion 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Area3 Meriwether 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 For handpiled natural vegetation permits inside the city limits of: Greenville call 706-594-2146 Manchester call 706-846-2134 There is no outdoor burning allowed inside the city limits of Woodbury.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Monroe 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1930   Not Applicable  
Area3 Muscogee 10/16/2018 No No 1830 Permit must first be obtained from the Columbus Fire Department 706-653-3500 before Georgia Forestry can issue a permit in Muscogee County.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area3 Newton 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 EPD burn Restriction, RX allowed, No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Pike 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Call your local county office for any acreage burns.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Rockdale 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 EPD burn Restriction, RX allowed, No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Spalding 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Outdoor burning not allowed in the City Limits of Griffin. Call your local county office for any acreage burns.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Talbot 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Area3 Taylor 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Area3 Troup 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 Land Clearing is not allowed without a Air Curtain Destructor. Call your local county office for any acreage burns. For hand pile permits in the city of Lagrange call the Lagrange Fire Department at 706-883-2650.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area3 Upson 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Silvicuture and Agriculture burning may be allowed. Call your local county office for any acreage burns.   Not Applicable  
Area4 Baldwin 10/16/2018 No No Due to weather all systems are down   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area4 Bibb 10/16/2018 No No 1800 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 on weekdays and 478-751-9213 on weekends I.E. leaf piles, brush piles,land clearing etc....during the normal week.WEEKEND PERMITS FOR BIBB NEED TO BE PRE-APPROVED BY MACON BIBB FIRE DEPARTMENT PRIOR TO GFC ISSUING ON WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS CALL 478-751-9213. DO NOT ISSUE LAND CLEARING PERMITS FOR BIBB COUNTY PER EPD GUIDELINES)   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.  
Area4 Crawford 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Georgia Forestry Commission does not issue permits for inside the City of Roberta.   Not Applicable  
Area4 Greene 10/16/2018 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  
Area4 Hancock 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Area4 Houston 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 (After obtaining a permit from the Georgia Forestry Commission you MUST call and advice Houston County Fire Department (478)542-2000.)   Not Applicable  
Area4 Jasper 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Please advise Jasper County when you get a permit. Call Jasper County EMA to give them your permit number at 706-468-4930.   Not Applicable  
Area4 Jones 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area4 Morgan 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1700 Please call 706-342-1256 for burning in the city of Madison. ** Only Ag. Burns & Silviculture Burns Are Allowed During Summer Burn Ban**All Agriculture/Silviculture burn permits are issued by GFC.   Not Applicable  
Area4 Oconee 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1700 **Permits for burning Land Clearing, or any machine piled natural debris, Please contact the Walton County Unit at 770-207-4204.** **** Silviculture and Agriculture burns will be allowed.**   Not Applicable  
Area4 Peach 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 (Georgia Forestry Commission does not issue permits for inside the city limits of Bryon please call Bryon Fire Department 478-956-3611) - (Georgia Forestry Commission does not issue permits for inside the city limits of Fort Valley please call Fort Valley Fire Department 478-825-5190)   Not Applicable  
Area4 Putnam 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Area4 Twiggs 10/16/2018 No No 1800 Permits can be issued in the city limits of Jeffersonvile. Use your best judgment when issuing the permit.   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.  
Area4 Walton 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1700 EPD burn Restriction, No Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply. Within the city of Loganville, call 770-554-6900 for a permit.** Land clearing and machined piled debris require an air curtain destructor. Instructions can be found at http://epd.georgia.gov/air/.**Only Ag. Burns Allowed During Summer Burn Ban**All Agriculture Burns are issued by GFC.   Not Applicable  
Area4 Wilkinson 10/16/2018 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.  
Area5 Burke 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 NO PERMITS ISSUED IN THE CITY LIMITS OF WAYNESBORO. (Acreage burners must have equipment on the site of the burn, to assist in fire suppression for acreage permits)   Not Applicable  
Area5 Columbia 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area5 Glascock 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1930   Not Applicable  
Area5 Jefferson 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1930   Not Applicable  
Area5 Johnson 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 Contact the Wrightsville Fire Department at 478-864-9759 for permits inside the City Limits of Wrightsville.   Not Applicable  
Area5 Lincoln 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Area5 McDuffie 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1930 After receiving your burning permit, call 706-595-2145 non-emergency dispatch to notify them the location and permit number.   Not Applicable  
Area5 Oglethorpe 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 2100   Not Applicable  
Area5 Richmond 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Landowners must be at least 100 feet away from all structures in order for Valid Permit. If landowners aren't 100 from a structure their permit isn't Valid based on County Guidelines. If your Smoke adversely impacts your neighbor your Right to burn is terminated.   Not Applicable  
Area5 Taliaferro 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Area5 Warren 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1930 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  
Area5 Washington 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area5 Wilkes 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Area6 Calhoun 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area6 Clay 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area6 Crisp 10/16/2018 No No   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.  
Area6 Dooly 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   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.  
Area6 Dougherty 10/16/2018 No No 1800 Permits may be delayed on favorable burn days due to early morning fog.   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.  
Area6 Lee 10/16/2018 No No 1800 Permits may be delayed on favorable burn days due to early morning fog.   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.  
Area6 Quitman 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area6 Randolph 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area6 Schley 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1930   Not Applicable  
Area6 Stewart 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area6 Sumter 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1930 Contact the Americus Fire Department at 229-924-3213 for any burning inside the city limits of Americus.Due to state resources assisting with Hurricane Michael relief we are temporarily suspending issuing permits.   Not Applicable  
Area6 Terrell 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area6 Tift 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No Burning Inside TIFTON CITY LIMITS.   Not Applicable  
Area6 Turner 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 THIS PERMIT IS NOT VALID INSIDE THE CITY LIMITS OF ASHBURN, SYCAMORE OR REBECCA. Burning inside the City limits requires a permit from the City Fire Chief.   Not Applicable  
Area6 Webster 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area6 Worth 10/16/2018 No No 1930 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.   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.  
Area7 Appling 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area7 Ben Hill 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area7 Bleckley 10/16/2018 No Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue permits within the city limits of the following:,
*Cochran (478) 934 - 3233.  
Not Applicable  
Area7 Dodge 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 NO permits issued inside the city limits of Eastman.   Not Applicable  
Area7 Irwin 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area7 Jeff Davis 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1730 City of Hazlehurst, requires notifying the Fire Department 912-375-6699.   Not Applicable  
Area7 Laurens 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1600 Permits are NOT Given or valid in the city limits of Dublin Ga. Try to have fires out by dark.   Not Applicable  
Area7 Montgomery 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the city limits of the following cities:
*Vidalia - (912)537-4123 or (912)537-4141
 
Not Applicable  
Area7 Pulaski 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the city limits of the following: *Hawkinsville (478)783-9261/(478)783-1212   Not Applicable  
Area7 Tattnall 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities:
*Cobbtown- (912)684-3448
*Collins- (912)693-2581
 
Not Applicable  
Area7 Telfair 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities: City Limits of McRae-Helena Mcrae Fire Dept 229-868-2082   Not Applicable  
Area7 Toombs 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the city limits of the following cities:
*Vidalia - (912)537-4123 or (912)537-4141
*Lyons - (912)526-8114
 
Not Applicable  
Area7 Wheeler 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Area7 Wilcox 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area8 Bryan North 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 2000 Notify ON-Call Ranger of any Permits within 5 miles of an Interstate.   Not Applicable  
Area8 Bryan South 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area8 Bulloch 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities: *Statesboro (912)764-3473   Not Applicable  
Area8 Candler 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 GFC DOES NOT issue permits within city limits of Metter. Please call Metter FD @ 912-685-6832...   Not Applicable  
Area8 Chatham 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 2000 No permits issued within city limits of Savannah or Tybee Island. Notify ON-Call Ranger of any Permits within 5 miles of an Interstate.   Not Applicable  
Area8 Effingham 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830 No Restrictions   Not Applicable  
Area8 Emanuel 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area8 Evans 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900 GFC DOES NOT issue permits within the city limits of Claxton. Please call 912-739-1933..   Not Applicable  
Area8 Jenkins 10/16/2018 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  
Area8 Liberty 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 All Permits issued inside the Hinesville City Limits must be obtained through the Hinesville Fire Dept. 912-876-4143   Not Applicable  
Area8 Long 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area8 McIntosh 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Area8 Screven 10/16/2018 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  
Area8 Treutlen 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area9 Baker 10/16/2018 No No   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.  
Area9 Berrien 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Call local fire department for burn permits inside the city limits. Ray City:455-2501 Nashville:686-5527 Enigma:533-4185 Alapaha:532-7475   Not Applicable  
Area9 Brooks 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 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. Fire must be out at end time and smoke clear.   Not Applicable  
Area9 Colquitt 10/16/2018 No No 1800 Moultrie City Limits call Moultrie Fire Dept at 985-1805. Residents inside the Town of Riverside call the Georgia Forestry Commission for a burn permit. Fire must be out at end time and smoke clear.   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.  
Area9 Cook 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Burning inside Adel city limits please call Adel Fire Dept. at 229 896-7375   Not Applicable  
Area9 Decatur 10/16/2018 No No Fire to be dead out and smoke free by 2000 Use caution of increase high winds due to approaching storm.   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.  
Area9 Early 10/16/2018 No No 1700 NO PERMITS WILL BE ISSUED INSIDE 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.  
Area9 Echols 10/16/2018 No No 0800   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.  
Area9 Grady 10/16/2018 No No 1800 For permits inside Cairo city limits please call Cairo fire department 377-3293   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.  
Area9 Lanier 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Area9 Lowndes 10/16/2018 Yes Yes 1830 BURNING IS NOT ALLOWED INSIDE THE CITY LIMITS OF VALDOSTA WITHOUT PRE-APPROVAL FROM THE VALDOSTA FIRE DEPARTMENT (229-333-1835). 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  
Area9 Miller 10/16/2018 No No 1700 NO PERMITS WILL BE ISSUED INSIDE 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.  
Area9 Mitchell 10/16/2018 No No   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.  
Area9 Seminole 10/16/2018 No No Fire to be dead out and smoke free by 2000 Use caution of increase high winds due to approaching storm   Not Applicable  
Area9 Thomas 10/16/2018 No No 1800 For permits inside Thomasville City limits contact Thomasville Fire department (229)227-7015.   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.  
State-wide Total 161/162 10/16/2018 125 123 2100
Latest End Time
112 (=Not Blank) 161 (=Not 'NA')
District County Date Handpile OK? Acreage OK? Acreage Burn End Time Burn Restrictions Burn Denial Reason