Open Burning Permits
Open burn ban lifted
The statewide open burning ban is no longer in place. APCD is issuing permits to burn again, but please be advised that many counties throughout the state are still under local fire bans.
To see more information regarding these region specific bans, please visit the Colorado Office of Emergency Management:
The division will NOT issue permits to those who request to burn in a county with an ongoing fire ban.
Air Curtain Destructor
Air Curtain Destructor/Permit to Operate
- This downloadable application is required to open burn with the use of an Air Curtain Device. It shall be erected and operated in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendation. The device shall be permitted pursuant to Section IV.B.4 of Regulation No.9 and used in conjunction with an Open Burning Permit.
Relocation Notice for Air Curtain Destructors
- This notice must be received by the Division at least ten (10) days prior to relocating an Air Curtain Device. Notify the Air Pollution Control Division if Air Curtain Device is Relocated to another section or more than four miles within a county or relocated to a different county than permitted.