How do I activate my burn permit?

Online at www.BurnPermits.mt.gov; click on activate burn permit, enter your burn permit number and following the remaining steps.

  1. By calling our automated phone system at 1-877-453-BURN (2876)

  2. Please note, when activating a burn permit it is only active for a single day. Should you wish to burn for consecutive days you must reactivate your permit for each day you intend to burn.

  3. When entering a start and stop time for your burn it is important to be as accurate as possible to avoid potential deployment of fire department personnel.