Know the Law Before You Strike That Match Florida's Outdoor Burning and Forest Fire Laws
Did You Know?
Many people do not know or are not aware of Florida's outdoor burning regulations, either having moved here from out-of-state or never having a reason to burn. If you are not familiar with the burning regulations in your area, this page can help you.
The Florida Division of Forestry administers Florida's outdoor burning and forest fire laws. In many areas more stringent local laws are enforced. In some counties or cities, no outdoor burning is allowed at all.