Burn day Information

Beginning Monday, May 23, 2022 CAL FIRE has suspended burning, there is no burning at this time. This message will be updated when restrictions are lifted.


CALL THE PLACER COUNTY AIR POLLUTION BURN DAY INFORMATION SYSTEM AT (530) 889-6868 TO DETERMINE IF IT IS A BURN DAY IN YOUR AREA OR FOR INFORMATION UPDATED DAILY BY 8 AM CLICK HERE.

DURING CERTAIN TIMES OF THE YEAR A BURN PERMIT IS REQUIRED. GET YOUR BURN PERMIT HERE

IF IT IS A BURN DAY, THE ONLY ALLOWABLE MATERIALS ARE:

  • DRY LEAVES

  • DRY TREE TRIMMINGS

  • DRY PINE NEEDLES

  • NO GRASS TRIMMINGS, DIMENSIONAL LUMBER, OR OTHER CONSTRUCTION DEBRIS, CARDBOARD OLD FURNITURE, ETC.

As of January, 2004, burn barrels are no longer permitted

For wood chipping information, call:

  • (530) 889-0111 option 3