Rules Regarding Controlled Fires

FL Division of Forestry (386-243-6243)


You can burn on your own property if it is yard cleanup and it meets these guidelines:

     1. Less than 8 foot diameter

     2. 25 feet from homes or forest

     3. 50 feet from paved roads

     4. 150 feet from neighbor home or occupied building

     5. Between 9 AM and 1 hour before sunset

Burn Authorization is required if the above guidelines are not met.