Burning Permits

Administration Area: Chisago Burning Status: Burning Permit Required

Contact: lisa.mueller@state.mn.us, (763)284-7206


Current Restrictions:
  • No Burning until after 6pm and the fire must be out cold before 8 am.
  • Individuals with Burning Permits for Agricultural, Industrial or Management are required to follow all instructions including the valid start and end times listed under the Special Conditions & Requirements section on the permit.
  • Currently there are no restrictions in place. Activation of a permit is still required if there is less than 3 inches of continuous snow cover adjacent to the burn site.

  • Subunit: North Branch
  • Burning Status: Burning Permit Required
Current Restrictions:
  • No Burning until after 6pm and the fire must be out cold before 8 am.
  • Individuals with Burning Permits for Agricultural, Industrial or Management are required to follow all instructions including the valid start and end times listed under the Special Conditions & Requirements section on the permit.
  • Currently there are no restrictions in place. Activation of a permit is still required if there is less than 3 inches of continuous snow cover adjacent to the burn site.
  • Subunit: Rush City
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Rush City is restricted. Please contact the Rush City, City Hall at 320-358-4743 for more information on obtaining a burning permit in Rush City.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Shafer
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Shafer is restricted. Only campfires smaller than 3' by 3' by 3' are allowed.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Stacy
  • Burning Status: Burning Permit Required
Current Restrictions:
  • Individuals with Burning Permits for Agricultural, Industrial or Management are required to follow all instructions including the valid start and end times listed under the Special Conditions & Requirements section on the permit.
  • Subunit: Taylors Falls
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Taylors Falls is restricted. Please contact the Taylors Falls City Hall at 651-465-5133 for more information on obtaining a burning permit in Taylors Falls.
Current Restrictions:
  • None