Open Burning Permits & Regulations

Due to COVID the building is closed to the public

Open Burning Permits can ONLY be purchased by

mail or placed in the permit box in the front entrance of the Fire Department.

Permit request must include the following:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Phone #
  • Self-Addressed Stamped Envelope (Permits will be mailed to you)
  • Cash or Check (Payable to The Town of Douglas) please do not send cash through the mail.

Open Burning starts on January 15, 2021 and ends on May 1, 2021 and the fee for the season is $10.00

Burning will be allowed Monday-Sunday
(Weather Permitting) from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

To activate your permit on any day you wish to burn you must call 508-476-2267 between             9:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Permits are not valid for lot or land clearing

Any questions please call 508-476-2267