Burn Permits

 General Information

  • What can be burned: ONLY unpainted or untreated wood products, leaves and brush may be burned. No Plywood, Pressure Treated, or Composite Lumber.
  • All Fires must be attended at all times, and all fires must be completely extinguished before leaving them unattended.


  • Campfires are small fires used for cooking and/or warmth.
  • Campfires need to be confined by a Fire Pit, Ring, or other non-combustible containment method. 

All other Fires

  • Burning is only permitted during daylight hours.

To obtain a burn permit in

South Hero, Vermont

Please contact:

South Hero Town Clerk


or visit
Vermont Department of Forestry, Parks, and Recreation
Grand Isle County Fire Wardens