Burn Permit Information
For State-wide for 12/12/2018
District County Date Handpile OK? Acreage OK? Acreage Burn End Time Burn Restrictions Burn Denial Reason
Area1 Bartow 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 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 20 MPH Wind Gusts 11-26-2018   Not Applicable  
Area1 Catoosa 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 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.   Not Applicable  
Area1 Chattooga 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 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 12/12/2018 No No 1700 : 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 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 12/12/2018 No No 1700 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1600 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  
Area1 Gordon 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 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 20 MPH Wind Gusts 11-26-2018   Not Applicable  
Area1 Murray 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 Burning permits for city of Chatsworth are obtained through the Chatsworth City Fire Dept. @ 706-695-7600.   Not Applicable  
Area1 Paulding 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 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             ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area1 Pickens 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1600 Talking Rock and Nelson- use these systems for burn permits. For burning in the city limits of Jasper- contact Jasper Fire@ 706-692-6789.   Not Applicable  
Area1 Polk 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 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 12/12/2018 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.   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area1 Whitfield 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1630 For a burning permit inside the City of Dalton call 706-278-7363.   Not Applicable  
Area10 Atkinson 12/12/2018 Yes No 1700   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 12/12/2018 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 Brantley 12/12/2018 Yes No 1600   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 12/12/2018 Yes No 0 *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 12/12/2018 Yes No 0800   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.  
Area10 Clinch 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 Yes No 1700 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 12/12/2018 Yes No 1700 *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 12/12/2018 Yes No 1700 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.  
Area10 Ware 12/12/2018 Yes No No outdoor burning inside city limits of Waycross Ordinance # 16-24**   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 Wayne 12/12/2018 Yes No 1700 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730 Only Agriculture and Silviculture burning allowed during EPD summer burn ban.   Not Applicable  
Area2 Barrow 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 **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 12/12/2018 No Yes 1700 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area2 Elbert 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Elberton residents call City Fire Dept.706-213-3203   Not Applicable  
Area2 Fannin 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area2 Forsyth 12/12/2018 Yes No 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Burning inside the city of Lavonia, City Hall (706-356-8781).   Not Applicable  
Area2 Gwinnett 12/12/2018 No No 1700 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 12/12/2018 No No 1700 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 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 12/12/2018 No Yes 1730 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No outdoor burning in the city of Hartwell.   Not Applicable  
Area2 Jackson 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 **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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area2 Madison 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area2 Stephens 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area2 Towns 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area2 Union 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area2 White 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area3 Butts 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area3 Chattahoochee 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area3 Clayton 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Dekalb 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 No Yes 1800 HAND PILED BURN PERMITS IN FAYETTE ARE ISSUED BY FAYETTE FIRE DEPT. www.fayettecountyga.gov/fire_ems/burn_permit_application.php   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Fulton South 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Harris 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730 Natural Vegetation only. No man made items permitted.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Heard 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1900 Call your local county office for any acreage burns.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Henry 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply. NO BURNING ON SUNDAY.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Lamar 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 Call your local county office for any acreage burns.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Macon 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No permits are to be issued in the city limits of Montezuma,Ga.31063   Not Applicable  
Area3 Marion 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area3 Meriwether 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area3 Muscogee 12/12/2018 No No 1730 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Pike 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 Call your local county office for any acreage burns.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Rockdale 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No Commercial Land Clearing allowed without ACD. 65K population rules apply.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Spalding 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 Outdoor burning not allowed in the City Limits of Griffin. Call your local county office for any acreage burns.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Talbot 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730 Natural Vegetation only. No man made items permitted.   Not Applicable  
Area3 Taylor 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area3 Troup 12/12/2018 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.   ACD is required for Land Clearing Burns.  
Area3 Upson 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 Call your local county office for any acreage burns or land clearing.   Not Applicable  
Area4 Baldwin 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area4 Bibb 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 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)   Not Applicable  
Area4 Crawford 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 Georgia Forestry Commission does not issue permits for inside the City of Roberta.   Not Applicable  
Area4 Greene 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area4 Houston 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 (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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1900 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1900   Not Applicable  
Area4 Morgan 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 (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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area4 Twiggs 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Permits can be issued in the city limits of Jeffersonvile. Use your best judgment when issuing the permit.   Not Applicable  
Area4 Walton 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area5 Burke 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   GFC has no jurisdiction or due to County Ordinances  
Area5 Glascock 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area5 Jefferson 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area5 Johnson 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1600 Contact the Wrightsville Fire Department at 478-864-9759 for permits inside the City Limits of Wrightsville.   Not Applicable  
Area5 Lincoln 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730   Not Applicable  
Area5 McDuffie 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1830 After receiving your burning permit, call 706-595-2145 non-emergency dispatch to notify them the location and permit number.   Not Applicable  
Area5 Oglethorpe 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area5 Richmond 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730   Not Applicable  
Area5 Warren 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1830 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area5 Wilkes 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730   Not Applicable  
Area6 Calhoun 12/12/2018 Yes 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.  
Area6 Clay 12/12/2018 Yes 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.  
Area6 Crisp 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area6 Dooly 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area6 Dougherty 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Permits may be delayed on favorable burn days due to early morning fog.   Not Applicable  
Area6 Lee 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 Permits may be delayed on favorable burn days due to early morning fog.   Not Applicable  
Area6 Quitman 12/12/2018 Yes 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.  
Area6 Randolph 12/12/2018 Yes 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.  
Area6 Schley 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730   Not Applicable  
Area6 Stewart 12/12/2018 Yes 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.  
Area6 Sumter 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730 Contact the Americus Fire Department at 229-924-3213 for any burning inside the city limits of Americus.   Not Applicable  
Area6 Terrell 12/12/2018 Yes 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.  
Area6 Tift 12/12/2018 Yes No 1800 No Burning Inside TIFTON CITY LIMITS.   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.  
Area6 Turner 12/12/2018 Yes No 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.   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.  
Area6 Webster 12/12/2018 Yes 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.  
Area6 Worth 12/12/2018 Yes No 1800 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.   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.  
Area7 Appling 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1930   Not Applicable  
Area7 Ben Hill 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area7 Bleckley 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 GFC DOES NOT issue permits within the city limits of the following:,
*Cochran (478) 934 - 3233.  
Not Applicable  
Area7 Dodge 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 NO permits issued inside the city limits of Eastman.   Not Applicable  
Area7 Irwin 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area7 Jeff Davis 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 City of Hazlehurst, requires notifying the Fire Department 912-375-6699.   Not Applicable  
Area7 Laurens 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the city limits of the following: *Hawkinsville (478)783-9261/(478)783-1212   Not Applicable  
Area7 Tattnall 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 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 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area7 Wilcox 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800   Not Applicable  
Area8 Bryan North 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 2000 Notify ON-Call Ranger of any Permits within 5 miles of an Interstate.   Not Applicable  
Area8 Bryan South 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730   Not Applicable  
Area8 Bulloch 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities: *Statesboro (912)764-3473   Not Applicable  
Area8 Candler 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue permits within city limits of Metter. Please call Metter FD @ 912-685-6832...   Not Applicable  
Area8 Chatham 12/12/2018 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 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 No Restrictions   Not Applicable  
Area8 Emanuel 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area8 Evans 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1830 GFC DOES NOT issue permits within the city limits of Claxton. Please call 912-739-1933..   Not Applicable  
Area8 Jenkins 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities: * Millen 478-982-2512/478-982-6108   Not Applicable  
Area8 Liberty 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1730 All Permits issued inside the Hinesville City Limits must be obtained through the Hinesville Fire Dept. 912-876-4143   Not Applicable  
Area8 Long 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area8 McIntosh 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1830   Not Applicable  
Area8 Screven 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1800 GFC DOES NOT issue burn permits within the limits of the following cities: *Sylvania 912-564-2055/912-564-2709   Not Applicable  
Area8 Treutlen 12/12/2018 Yes Yes 1700   Not Applicable  
Area9 Baker 12/12/2018 Yes No 1800 Burning in remote areas 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.  
Area9 Berrien 12/12/2018 No No 1600 Call local fire department for burn permits inside the city limits. Ray City:455-2501 Nashville:686-5527 Enigma:533-4185 Alapaha:532-7475   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 Brooks 12/12/2018 No No 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.   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 Colquitt 12/12/2018 No No 1700 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 12/12/2018 No No 1800 Burning inside Adel city limits please call Adel Fire Dept. at 229 896-7375   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 Decatur 12/12/2018 No No 1800 Fire to be dead out and smoke free by 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.  
Area9 Early 12/12/2018 No No 1800 NO PERMITS WILL BE ISSUED INSIDE CITY LIMITS   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 Echols 12/12/2018 No No 1700   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 12/12/2018 No No 1700 For permits inside Cairo city limits please call Cairo fire department 377-3293   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 Lanier 12/12/2018 No No 1700   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 Lowndes 12/12/2018 No No 1700 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.   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 Miller 12/12/2018 No No 1800 NO PERMITS WILL BE ISSUED INSIDE CITY LIMITS   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 Mitchell 12/12/2018 Yes No 1800 Burning only in remote areas.   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 Seminole 12/12/2018 No No 1800 Fire to be dead out and smoke free by 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.  
Area9 Thomas 12/12/2018 No No 1700 For permits inside Thomasville City limits contact Thomasville Fire department (229)227-7015.   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 12/12/2018 140 119 2000
Latest End Time
120 (=Not Blank) 162 (=Not 'NA')
District County Date Handpile OK? Acreage OK? Acreage Burn End Time Burn Restrictions Burn Denial Reason