Burn permits are required in the city limits of Madisonville. If you need a burn permit please call our office
423-442-2212. We will come out where you will be burning at and do an inspection and issue a burn permit.
may be times when a burn ban will be in effect and we will not be able
to issue permits. Please
brush and wood piled when you call for a permit. We will only permit brush that was cut on the property and
natural untreated wood products. Campfires are permitted without a permit as long as they are contained in a
fire pit. For Burn Permits outside the city limits please call the TN Division of foresty at 423-442-7401 or
the states website www.burnsafetn.org.
Below is the state guidelines for open burning.