Open Burning Season Starts January 15


Open burning season begins January 15, 2014 and ends on May 1, 2014. In order to burn residents must obtain a permit from the Brewster Fire Department and follow the regulations guiding open burning established by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.  Please visit click on the attached Rules & Regulations to obtain further information on the process necessary to obtain a permit and on the method required to utilize the mandatory daily brush fire call in phone line.  Permits may be purchased Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at fire headquarters or via mail using the on-line application. Residents with further questions regarding the Open Burn season may call fire headquarters at 508-896-7018.


The Brewster Fire Department requests all of our residents to take the time to read the safety precautions and rules regarding open burning and to be considerate of your neighbors and the environment when conducting these fires.


Remember, Burn Safely and Responsibly!