Burning Permits

Administration Area: Sherburne Burning Status: Burning Permit Required

Contact: jason.kern@state.mn.us , 320-616-2450 x230


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.

  • Subunit: Becker
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: Open burning within the city limits of Becker is restricted. Please contact the Becker Fire Department at 763-261-4133.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Big Lake
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: No permits within Big Lake city limits. Recreation fires are allowed. Call city hall with questions at 763-263-2107.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Clear Lake
  • Burning Status: Burning Permit Required
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Elk River
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: The City of Elk River has local restrictions on open burning. Please contact the Elk River City Hall at 763-635-1000 to obtain local permits.
Current Restrictions:
  • None
  • Subunit: Zimmerman
  • Burning Status: Restricted - No Activations
  • Description: The City of Zimmerman has local restrictions on open burning. Please contact the Zimmerman Fire Department 763-856-2280 to obtain local permits.
Current Restrictions:
  • None