SEASONAL OPEN BURNING
Open Burning in Massachusetts is regulated by the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection and enforced locally by the Beverly Fire Department.
The Fire Chief or his designee reserves the rights to deny open burning on any day due to: Complaints, Location, Weather or Environmental Conditions.
How to obtain an Open Burning Permit
The Beverly Fire Department will begin issuing open burning permits on January 7, 2019.
Applications are available at Central Fire Station -15 Hale Street in the Fire Prevention Office located on the second floor.
Please make checks/money orders payable to the City of Beverly.
CHECKS ONLY ♦ $10.00 Fee ♦ CHECKS ONLY
Each day you wish to burn, you must activate your permit by calling the Central Fire Station dispatch at 978-922-2424 between the hours of 9:30am and 1pm the day you wish to burn.
Please have your PERMIT NUMBER available when you call.STAY SAFE - FOLLOW RECOMMENDED PROCEDURES