Outdoor burning permits can be obtained by your local fire district. Please make sure to contact them before you burn. Use the links at the bottom of this page under the FIRE DISTRICTS list to access information specific to your fire district.
Outdoor burning is regulated by Pierce County in partnership with the local fire districts, Puget Sound Clean Air Agency, and DNR .
There are two types of burn bans in Pierce County; Fire Safety Burn Ban and Air Quality Burn Ban. Please see the descriptions below.
To find out which Air Quality Burn Ban Area you are in, please visit www.pscleanair.org.