Rules & Regulations



In accordance with the regulations issued by the Southeastern MA Pollution Control District regarding open burning, the following applies.

The decision to burn is not made until after 9:30 AM each day depending on the weather conditions.

Do not call until after 9:30AM.  Phone (508)398-2212 or check our website after 9:30AM at  Click on “Purchase a Burn Permit” and then “Click here for Burn Day.”

Open burning is allowed January 15, 2018 through May 1, 2018 from 10:00AM to 4:00PM.  All permit fires shall be out at 4:00PM.

This permit is only valid for the 2018 burning season.


The following material is allowed to be burned:

1.       Tree trimmings and prunings

2.       Domestic garden preparation

3.       Maintenance of existing access ways

4.       Removal of driftwood from beach and shore areas

The following is NOT allowed to be burned:



Today is NOT a burn day.