A burn permit is required for any open air fire in Groveland. Open burning season is January 15 through May 1.
As part of the permit application process a $10 fee is required.
First, please complete the online application for a burn permit.
Second, please go to City Hall Systems and Select “Buy Burning Permit” or you can send a check for $10 payable to the Town of Groveland and send to
Groveland Fire Department
181 Main Street
Groveland, MA 01834
Your permit will not be approved until your payment has been received.
Please allow 5 to 7 days after sending payment for permit approval. Once the payment is received you will be notified of the permit approval via email.
On days that you are burning, you must activate your burn by logging into the firepermits.com portal.
Weather conditions, lack of rain and moisture, wind and other factors may suspend the granting of an authorization to begin burning at any time. IF conditions do not allow for open burning, you will be unable to activate your burn.