Frequently Asked Questions
Know The Law… Before Burning Outdoors in Florida: Florida’s Outdoor Burning and Forest Fire Laws Brochure
Did You Know…
- Escaped debris burning is one of the leading causes of wildfires in Florida?
- The Florida Forest Service administers Florida’s outdoor burning and forest fire laws?
- Some types of burning require an authorization from the Florida Forest Service while others do not?
- Burning yard waste does not require an authorization but you must follow the rules for your area?
Click Here for a brochure outlining the rules for burning outdoors in Florida.