The fire marshal must issue a permit prior to any type of burning. A site inspection must be conducted before a permit is issued. For more information, contact the Office of the Fire Marshal at (912) 876-4170 or (912) 876-4145. Commercial Permits
Burning yard debris in the city limits of Hinesville requires that a burn permit be obtained from the Hinesville Fire Department on the day you intend to burn. To obtain a permit you must complete the online Residential Burn Permit Form. If you are having trouble completing the form or have questions, call (912) 876-4143 during normal business hours (Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) on the day you intend to burn to determine if permits are being issued. This only applies to citizens that reside inside the city limits of the City of Hinesville.