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Burn Permit Application

Welcome to the City of Tontitown Fire Department’s burn permit application. Once you have submitted your online application, City of Tontitown staff will process your request and contact you.

Burn Permit Application


§ 93.02 OUTDOOR AND OPEN BURNING. (at American Legal Publishing).
Outdoor and open burning may be allowed upon the approval of the Fire Department. All requests are subject to the adherence to all provisions of the Arkansas Fire Code, most current version with revision.
(Ord. 2014-11-486, passed 11-4-14; Am. Ord. 2016-09-596, passed 9-7-16)
Address of Burn: *
Address of Burn:
The following shall be adhered to at ALL times:

1. All burning shall be conducted after dawn and extinguished before dusk.

2. No burning shall take place on land without written permission of the land owner or agent.

3. No burning shall be conducted on days when the wind speeds are exceeding 15 miles per hour.

4. The Fire Chief or his designated representative may prohibit any fires when circumstances may be hazardous.

5. No burning shall be kindled or maintained within 50 feet of any combustible structure.

6. Fire shall be under constant attendance until extinguished.

7. Water supply shall be present for extinguishment of burn area.

8. Material being burned shall not, under any condition, cause a dense smoke or odor.

9. Applicant shall be responsible to keep burning under control at all times. The applicant shall be responsible for fire department suppression costs as well as any property damages sustained by others.

10. The following items shall NOT be burned:

  • Garbage from food preparation
  • Treated, milled or dimensional lumber
  • Trade waste (commercial, industrial, or construction)
  • Motor vehicles or any material resulting from a salvage operation
  • Asphalt, composition roofing or similar materials
  • Tar, tar paper, petroleum products, plastics or paints
  • Insulated wire
  • Dead animals or animal waste
  • Hazardous or pathogenic waste
  • Any items that fall under State or Federal Laws

* Recreational, cooking, and religious ceremonies are exempt.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Fire Operations at 479-439-3578 or email:

Renee Biby -  Administrative Assistant

Tontitown City Administration Building & City Hall

Open from 8:00 am till 4:30 pm. Offices Located in this building are Administration, Accounting, Building, Planning, and Public Works Department.

Located at:
235 E Henri de Tonti Blvd
Tontitown AR  72762
(Located in Tontitown next to the Park)
Mailing Address:
PO Box 305, Tontitown AR  72770

Tontitown Water Utility
Mailing Address: PO Box 127, Tontitown AR 72770
Physical Address: 201 E Henri de Tonti Blvd, Tontitown AR 72762

Tontitown City Administration Building

235 E Henri de Tonti Blvd
Tontitown AR  72762
Mailing Address:
PO Box 305, Tontitown AR  72770


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