BurnPermits.com

Gallatin County Burn Permits

Apply for your online permit today.

Current Progress

Welcome to the Gallatin County Online Open Burn Permit Manager.

Please fill in the form to create a new account and register for your first permit.

Already have an account? Login

Select Permit Type:

Personal Information

Open Burn Address 1

Login Details

Confirm Your Location

Please ensure the marker on the map below indicates the correct location for your property. You may use the + and - buttons to zoom in and out, and click-and-drag the marker to place it in the correct location.





Loading map...


Loading addresses...

Your account has been successfully created!

Terms & Conditions

Please select a burn permit type.


Select Burn Permit

Sign Here

Signature Of

 

Click reset to add your own signature if needed.



Notification Methods


Notifications

Enabling notifications by providing one or more contact methods below will ensure that you receive important information (e.g. changes to risk level, ban status changes etc.)

Text Msg.

E-mail

Phone Call

Your permit is being created.

Please DO NOT close the window during this time.


Don't forget to activate your permit online or by calling in!

Toll-free: 1-888-540-8131

Amsterdam Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Belgrade Fire Department

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Big Sky Fire Department

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Bozeman Fire Department

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Bridger Canyon Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Central Valley Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Clarkston Fire Service Area

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

County Fire (unprotected)

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Forest Service

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Fort Ellis Fire Service Area

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Gallatin Gateway Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Gallatin River Ranch Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Hebgen Basin Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Hyalite Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Manhattan Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Sedan Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Three Forks Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Willow Creek Fire District

Fire risk in this area is currently minimal. If conducting opening burning, ensure you follow all safe burning practices.

Frequently Asked Questions

Who must obtain a burn permit?

Anyone conducting open burning in Gallatin County.

How can I obtain a burn permit?

You may register online using this website, or you can visit us in person.

What can I not burn?

You are not allowed to burn prohibited materials as outlined in the Montana Department of Environmental Quality's air quality regulations found at ARM 17.8.604. This includes, but is not limited to buildings, asphalt shingles, campers, garbage, railroad ties, plastic products, paper products, cardboard, manure, dead animals, etc.

What is a recreational fire?

A fire for recreational purposes less than 48" in diameter (36" in Bozeman) . Prohibited items from burning still apply. A burn permit is not needed for recreational fires.

Where can I see more information about open burning in Gallatin County.

Please visit https://www.readygallatin.com/open-burning.

Who has the authority for open burning?

The authority for authorizing (opening and closing) open burning rests with the Fire Chief of the fire protection agency having jurisdiction for where you are. Gallatin County Emergency Management administers the system on behalf of the fire protection jurisdictions to maintain a common system across the county.

What is a Burn Ban?

In some severe situations, the Gallatin County Commission may implement high fire danger areas (commonly referred to as burn bans). When this is implemented, additional restrictions are put into place to minimize the risk of new fire ignitions.

When do I need to activate my permit?

You must activate your permit each day you conduct open burning.