Agricultural burning & permitting
Agricultural burn permits now available online
Starting August 2023, you can submit a burn permit application online.
We issue permits for commercial agricultural burning. We also make daily burn decisions to help reduce the health effects from smoke. Check current air quality conditions(map).
Agricultural burning can be an important part of your business. We want to help you do it safely and legally.
If you have an agricultural burn permit, you must check the daily burn decision before burning. We review current and forecasted air quality conditions to decide whether burning will be allowed in each county and zone for the day.
This is information for people who are applying for an agricultural burn permit.
There are five types of agricultural burn permits. Each has its own application with instructions about how to get a permit.