Burn Permit Information
For State-wide for 8/23/2019
District County Date Handpile OK? Acreage OK? Acreage Burn End Time Burn Restrictions Burn Denial Reason
Area1 Bartow 8/23/2019 No No 2000 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.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area1 Carroll 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Catoosa 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Chattooga 8/23/2019 No Yes 1900 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.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area1 Cherokee 8/23/2019 No No 2000 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.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area1 Cobb 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Dade 8/23/2019 Yes 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 6:00 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.   Not Applicable  
Area1 Douglas 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Floyd 8/23/2019 No Yes 1900 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.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area1 Fulton North 8/23/2019 No No 2000 Residents of North Fulton should contact their respective municipal fire department for burning information.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area1 Gordon 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Haralson 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Murray 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Paulding 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Polk 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Walker 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area1 Whitfield 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Atkinson 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Bacon 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Brantley 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Camden 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Charlton 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Clinch 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Coffee 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Glynn 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Pierce 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Ware 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area10 Wayne 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Banks 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Barrow 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Clarke 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Dawson 8/23/2019 No Yes 1900   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area2 Elbert 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Fannin 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Forsyth 8/23/2019 No No 1900 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 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Gilmer 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 1900 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.   Not Applicable  
Area2 Gwinnett 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Gwinnett North 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Habersham 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Hall 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Hart 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Jackson 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Lumpkin 8/23/2019 No Yes 1900   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area2 Madison 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Pickens 8/23/2019 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.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area2 Rabun 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Stephens 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Towns 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 Union 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area2 White 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Butts 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Chattahoochee 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area3 Clayton 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Coweta 8/23/2019 No No No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area3 Dekalb 8/23/2019 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 8/23/2019 No No HAND PILED BURN PERMITS IN FAYETTE ARE ISSUED BY FAYETTE FIRE DEPT. www.fayettecountyga.gov/fire_ems/burn_permit_application.php   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area3 Fulton South 8/23/2019 No No No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply. Chatt Hills residents must call Fire Dept. at 770-463-8177 for a city permit.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area3 Harris 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Heard 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Henry 8/23/2019 No No No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply. NO BURNING ON SUNDAY.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area3 Lamar 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Macon 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Marion 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area3 Meriwether 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Monroe 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Muscogee 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Newton 8/23/2019 No No No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area3 Pike 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Rockdale 8/23/2019 No No No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area3 Spalding 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Talbot 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Taylor 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Troup 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area3 Upson 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area4 Baldwin 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area4 Bibb 8/23/2019 No Yes 2100 STATE WIDE BURN BAN 5/1-9/30 . 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 your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area4 Crawford 8/23/2019 No Yes 1900 Georgia Forestry Commission does not issue permits for inside the City of Roberta. Please be advised that your 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.  
Area4 Greene 8/23/2019 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 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 2000   Not Applicable  
Area4 Houston 8/23/2019 No Yes 1900 After obtaining a permit from the Georgia Forestry Commission you MUST call and advice Houston County Fire Department (478)542-2000. Please be advised that your 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.  
Area4 Jasper 8/23/2019 No 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. EPD Burn Ban In Effect From May 1st - Sept 30   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area4 Jones 8/23/2019 No Yes 1800 EPD Burn Ban In Effect From May 1st - Sept 30   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area4 Morgan 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area4 Oconee 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area4 Peach 8/23/2019 No Yes 1900 (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). Please be advised that your 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.  
Area4 Putnam 8/23/2019 No Yes 2000 Be advised your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30. Agriculture and forestry related burns are permitted. No Brush Piles.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area4 Twiggs 8/23/2019 No Yes 2100 STATEWIDE BURN BAN . 5-1 through 9-30   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area4 Walton 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area4 Wilkinson 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 2100   Not Applicable  
Area5 Burke 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 2030 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 8/23/2019 No Yes 1800   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area5 Glascock 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area5 Jefferson 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area5 Johnson 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area5 Lincoln 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area5 McDuffie 8/23/2019 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  
Area5 Oglethorpe 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 2100   Not Applicable  
Area5 Richmond 8/23/2019 No 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.   Please be advised that your county is under the EPD Burn Ban from May 1 through Sep 30.  
Area5 Taliaferro 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area5 Warren 8/23/2019 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  
Area5 Washington 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area5 Wilkes 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Calhoun 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Clay 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Crisp 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Dooly 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Dougherty 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Lee 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Quitman 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Randolph 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Schley 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Stewart 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Sumter 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Terrell 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Tift 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Turner 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Webster 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area6 Worth 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Appling 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Ben Hill 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area7 Bleckley 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Dodge 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 1900 NO permits issued inside the city limits of Eastman.   Not Applicable  
Area7 Irwin 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area7 Jeff Davis 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Laurens 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Montgomery 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Pulaski 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Tattnall 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Telfair 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Toombs 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Wheeler 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area7 Wilcox 8/23/2019 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area8 Bryan North 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Bryan South 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Bulloch 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Candler 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Chatham 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Effingham 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Emanuel 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Evans 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Jenkins 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Liberty 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Long 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 McIntosh 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Screven 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area8 Treutlen 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Baker 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Berrien 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Brooks 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Colquitt 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Cook 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Decatur 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Early 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Echols 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Grady 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Lanier 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Lowndes 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Miller 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Mitchell 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Seminole 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
Area9 Thomas 8/23/2019 ------- Not Entered -----
State-wide Total 41/162 8/23/2019 15 29 2100
Latest End Time
30 (=Not Blank) 41 (=Not 'NA')
District County Date Handpile OK? Acreage OK? Acreage Burn End Time Burn Restrictions Burn Denial Reason