Burn Permits

Lewis and Clark County 2020 Burn Season is January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020. 

Burn permits may be purchased or renewed beginning January 1, 2020.

In Lewis and Clark County, open burning is legally allowed with a permit on private property outside of Helena City Limits. It is allowed within Helena City Limits and the Westside Fire Service Area by burn permit only and by contacting the City of Helena Fire Department at 447-8472. There are open burning restrictions in the East Helena City Limits.

Burn Permits

Lewis and Clark County 2020 Burn Season is January 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020. 

Burn permits may be purchased or renewed beginning January 1, 2020.

In Lewis and Clark County, open burning is legally allowed with a permit on private property outside of Helena City Limits. It is allowed within Helena City Limits and the Westside Fire Service Area by burn permit only and by contacting the City of Helena Fire Department at 447-8472. There are open burning restrictions in the East Helena City Limits.