Burning Permits

Administration Area: St. Louis South Burning Status: Burning Permit Required

Contact: patrick.wherley@state.mn.us, 218-878-5646


Current Restrictions:
  • No Burning until after 6pm and the fire must be out cold before 8 am.

  • Subunit: Duluth
  • Burning Status: Burning Permit Required
  • Description: City of Duluth Open Burning Permit 1. The fire shall be 300 feet from any significant structure, including structures on the same property. 2. The burn site/materials shall be inspected prior to burning. The fee is non-refundable after this point. 3. Permits are generally good for a maximum two-week period, however extensions may be granted by the Fire Marshal at no additional cost. 4. The Duluth Fire Department may cancel or suspend burning permits due to DNR burning restrictions. 6. Permit applicant is responsible for calling the 911 communication center at 218-727-8770 and the on duty Duluth Fire Department Shift Commander at 218-723-3201 prior to commencing burning.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Floodwood
  • Burning Status: Burning Permit Required
Current Restrictions:
  • None