Burn Permits

NO OUTDOOR BURNING IS PERMITTED FROM MAY 1 THROUGH SEPTEMBER 30 EACH YEAR

Burn permits are required each day you plan to burn. Before burning anything, please contact the Georgia Forestry Service to obtain a permit by calling 1-877-652-2876 (1-877-OK2-BURN) or click here for the Georgia Forestry Commission website (www.gatrees.org).

After you obtain your burn permit please notify the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office non-emergency line at 706-769-5665 and notify them of your burning.