Burn Permit Service

The open burning season runs from March 1 through November 30.
 
Residents of Gallatin County can obtain a burn permit online.
The online service allows you to:
 
  • Purchase or activate a permit
  • Add multiple burn locations to a single permit
  • Print and/or email your permit
  • View active burns within the county
  • Pay with a debit/credit card or an electronic check
  • Activate your permit online or by calling 1-877-306-BURN (2876)
Permits can be purchased online
 
Please note: The online service is managed by the State of Montana, not Gallatin County
 
Residents may still purchase a burn permit in person
at the following locations:
 
Bozeman Fire Department Station #1  --  34 North Rouse, Bozeman
Central Valley Fire District Station #1  --  215 Wings Way, Belgrade
Gallatin County Treasurer's Office  --  311 West Main, Room 103, Bozeman
Manhattan Fire Department  --  222 Main, Manhattan
Three Forks Public Library  --  607 North Main, Three Forks  
 
Burn permits cost $15 each and can be used
throughout the entire burn season.  
 
If you have questions, comments, or concerns, please call
Gallatin County Burn Permit Help Line at 406-548-0144.