Sheriff’s Office

Burn Permit Exemption & Fire Department Notification Information

Burn Permit Exemption & Fire Department Notification Information

Effective August 5, 2013- Public gatherings under the legitimate sponsorship of civic fraternal, religious, education or similar organization are not required to obtain a burn permit for these events located within parks that allow open burning.  However, a notification is required to the Air Quality Division and Fire Department having jurisdiction over the park. The notification form is provided below.

Burn Permit Exemption/Fire Department Notification(Fillable PDF)

Contact Us

Phone: (515)-286-3705
Fax: (515)-286-3437
Email: airquality@polkcountyiowa.gov
Operating Hours: 7am - 5pm / M-F
Address:
5885 NE 14 Street
Des Moines, IA 50313