BURN PERMITS

YOU MUST BE GRANTED PERMISSION TO HAVE A CONTROLLED BURN.


Permits can be obtained by using the online form at www.fcburnpermits.com or by calling the Northfield Fire Chief at his residence. 

Burning without a permit will result in a response from the fire department and possible fines may be enforced.

DO NOT CALL 911 OR THE NORTHFIELD FIRE DEPT. FOR PERMITS.

Northfield residents may obtain a permit to burn brush outside. Burning season runs from January 15 to May 1st.

Brush Burn Permits are granted on a day-to-day basis, depending on the current day's weather conditions. 

Once granted burns will start at 10 am and must be under control/extinguished by 4 pm.

A brush burn means exactly that. It is a permit to burn ordinary brush from your property.

Items that are not to be burned are:
   • Construction materials
   • Lumber
   • Tires
   • Trash

OTHER PERMITS AVAILABLE & REQUIRED

  • Blasting Permits

  • LP Gas Tank Permits

  • Oil Burner Permits

  • Model Rocket Fuel Permits

  • Tank Registrations

  • Black Powder Permits

  • Tank Removal Permits

  • Fireworks/Pyrotechnics Permit

  • Smoke Detector Certificates

  • Flammable Gas Storage