Missoula County Fire Protection Association
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Missoula County Fire Protection Association
Missoula County MT
BURN PERMITS
GOT A BURN PERMIT # ?
Keep your Burn Permit handy -- for the day of your burn and for the Permit #. You'll need your Number to activate your permit.

You can keep this # year after year. We'll even send you a renewal postcard with your Permit # each year in the spring. Also contact the Missoula City-County Health Dept. at (406) 258-4755 or your fire department.
MISSOULA COUNTY BURN PERMITS:
Burn Permits ($5) are available Online during two Outdoor Burn Seasons:
FALL Burning Open as of 10/3/17
Permits allowed for
Essential Agriculture & Prescribed Wildland Burns. Burn Permitting in Missoula County* is governed by an Online System. Permit ($5) must be ACTIVATED THE DAY YOU BURN after 9 am. Burn Hotline has Go / No Go: 1-888-583-6497.
Fire stations can issue Burn Permits. Call ahead to ensure office is open.
Spring Burn Season begins March 1st. Spring is the ONLY SEASON to burn Yard Debris with a Permit. Fall Burning (when fire danger allows) is for ONLY Prescribed Wildland & Essential Agriculture Burns.
*Missoula residents must obtain Permits from the City-County Health Department: (406) 258-4755 / 301 Alder St. Permits strictly limited due to Air Stagnation Zone. Inspection of Burn Sites required!
 
BURN PERMIT SYSTEM in Missoula County Montana 
 
Local fire officials, cooperating with the Missoula City-County Health Dept., have been issuing Burning Permits since 1990. The result is a reduction in the number of fire escapes and 911 calls leading to non-critical dispatch.
Missoula County Fire Protection Association members want to prevent unwanted fire and its more destructive effects. One way to do this is to regulate the use of fire through a burn permit system.
 
 
SO become a partner with the MCFPA. Use fire wisely and with an appropriate permit when it's outdoors.  Learn how to prepare for wildland fire, and visit here often for useful news and updates!

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MCFPA's ONLINE SEASONAL BURN PERMIT SYSTEM helps fire officials with permitting, reporting, and tracking wanted / temporary outdoor burns within the County. The online system is useful in rural areas where local fire service depends on volunteers.
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