Burn Permit Information
*Burn Barrels are NOT authorized in the Municipality of Anchorage
Residential Burn Permits
Permits are no longer being issued at this time.
For information regarding recreational burns, please see the AFD safe burn guidelines. For ceremonial fires and bonfires, please call the AFD Fire Prevention Division at 267-4900. Permit and Inspection fees apply. Please call two weeks in advance of your scheduled event. Residents must strictly adhere to the AFD safe burn guidelines. Burning may only be conducted in designated areas approved by the Anchorage Fire Department. Please remember that failure to follow these guidelines and restrictions may result in possible fines and/or legal action. You are responsible for your fire and you are liable if it gets out of control!
*Click here for information on recreational, cooking, and campfires.
If you have brush or tree material including Spruce Bark Beetle killed wood, you can take it to the closest wood lot for disposal. Click on link to find out more about the wood lots.