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Burn Permits

Burn permits are not currently being issued in Cordelia Fire Protection District due to high fire danger. 

If your property is in the SRA (State Responsibility Area), you must obtain a burn permit directly from CAL FIRE. If your property is in the Cordelia Fire Protection District but not in the SRA, please follow the steps below:

Cordelia Fire District will collect a $15 fee, Please pay by cash or check made out to Cordelia Fire Protection District.

Cordelia Station 31 is currently not staffed on a regular basis. Staff is not always available at the station to assist with the permit process, so please make an appointment or call  707-864-0468 before you visit.

Please note the following prior to conducting the burn:

      ***Failure to meet the following requirements may result in fines being levied.

  • Before burning, confirm that it is a permissible burn day. Call BAAQMD at 1-800-435-7247 to determine burn status for the day.
  • Contact Solano Dispatch at 1-707-421-7090 and Fairfield Police & Fire Dispatch at 1-707-428-7301 prior to your burn day to notify them of the planned burn date and address where you will be burning.
  • Burn hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Make sure the burn will be completed prior to 3 p.m.
  • Do not plan to burn on a windy day.
  • Make sure to have a water source/garden hose nearby.
  • Make sure the fire will be attended at all times by at least one prudent and responsible person. The individual responsible for attending to the fire must be listed on the burn permit.
  • Confine the burn area within cleared firebreaks or barriers adequate to prevent fire from escaping control.