NOTE: ALL RESIDENTIAL BURN PERMITS ARE NOW ACQUIRED ONLINE
Residential Burn Permits for Dixon Fire Protection District residents can be purchased through the online application process. There is a $25.00 fee upon application approval (mailed check or exact change, or online via credit/debit card [Visa or Mastercard only]). Commercial or Agricultural Burn Permits are purchased thru Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District (YSAQMD).
The Dixon Fire Protection District Board has amended the regulations for residential burn permits to only allow residential burning between November 1st and April 30th of each year. The change will effect only residential burning. Agricultural burn regulations are regulated by the Yolo Solano Air Quality Management District, and will not be effected.
Burn Permits are valid for the calendar year January 1 thru December 31. Note that residential burning is prohibited from May 1st through October 31st each year.
Agricultural Burn: Agricultural burning includes any open burning of vegetative agricultural materials generated by agricultural operations on land used for commercial agricultural purposes. Get an Agricultural Burn Permit Application through Yolo-Solano Air Quality Management District (YSAQMD) here.
Residential Burn: Residential yard burning is limited to vegetative yard material from maintenance of residential properties (churches, empty parcels, etc., do not qualify) not located in an incorporated city. Residential yard burning is permitted in the District only on YSAQMD approved burn days and only when authorized by The Dixon Fire Department which requires a Residential Burn Permit, acquired through filling out a Residential Burn Permit Application found here. More information on residential burning can be found here.
You can expect a response via phone call by close of the following business day (Mon-Fri 8am-5pm). This is when payment will be taken if paying with a card, or advised on how to proceed if paying via check/cash.