THIS IS A MONTANA BURN PERMIT
Important: Before you use this facility please read these notes
1 : This Permit is NOT valid until you call Valley County Dispatch at 228-4333
3 : All fields marked with a Red * and border must be filled in.
4 : When printing the permit make sure your printers "Fit/Shrink to page" option is enabled.
5 : This facility has been tested and works fine with the following browsers. FireFox 3, Opera 9, IE 7 and 8.
6 : IE 6 has a well documented problem with web page printing so may not work correctly.
7 : To print your permit, fill in your details in the boxes below, make sure your printer is switched on then click the "Print Permit" button at the bottom of the page
|VALLEY COUNTY FIRE CONTROL AND AIR POLLUTION PERMIT
|THE BOARD OF VALLEY COUNTY COMMISSIONERS has established a fire season pursuant to Section 7-33-2205, M.C.A. By this provision of Montana law, no person may ignite or set any forest fire, slash-burning fire, land clearing, fire debris-burning fire or open fire within Valley County on forest, range or crop lands without having first obtained a written permit. Violation of this provision constitutes a misdemeanor and is subject to a $500.00 fine and/or six (6) months in the County Jail.|
|Further, if applicant's negligence causes such personal injury or property damage, applicant could be civilly liable for such injury or damages, including cost of suppression of fire.
|This online permit is not valid until you call Valley County Dispatch at 228-4333
|* Issued to (Name):|
|Phone Num:||Cell Num:|
|* Mail Address:|
|* E-Mail Address:|
|* Location of Burn :|
|* Date of Burning:||Permit Issued:|
|* Start Time :||Finish Time:|
|* REASON AND/OR EXPLANATION FOR BURNING –|
|VALLEY COUNTY OPEN BURNING REGULATIONS
|PERMITS: No person shall cause, allow, or permit the open burning of any material unless he/she has applied for and been issued a permit for such open burning from the Valley County Sheriff's Office or local fire authority.
Open Burning: Open burning as used here is defined as the burning of a quantity or large area of allowable material outside of a container or small enclosed area.
Local Fire Authority: The Sheriff's Office and/or County Fire Chief/Fire Warden and his designated assistant. The Fire Chief or Assistant Fire Chief of the fire department/company /district in the area where burning is anticipated.
|NOTIFICATION: Call Valley County Dispatch prior to the burn and when the burn is finished. 228-4333|
|RESTRICTED BURNING SEASON: Fire control authorities retain the right to restrict the burning season, number of burns, size of burns, and regulation of burns in the event of excessively dry or hazardous conditions.
|Fire control authorities retain the right to enter private property to investigate and/or suppress fires, to modify a permit, to cancel a permit, or delay implementation of a permit if deemed necessary.|
|Any violation of this burning permit will constitute punishment - as provided for in Section 7-33-2206, M.C.A.|