One-time approvals for open burning events
DNREC issues approvals for residential, recreational, prescribed, demolition, and agricultural open burning activities. Each approval is for a one-time event. Only items approved for burning in Delaware will be approved to burn. Burning of trash, yard waste, fallen leaves, or debris is never allowed. Open burning activities are restricted during the Summer Ozone Season.
Division: Air Quality
Office: Area Source Compliance
Approval is issued for one-time use per burn event, routinely covering a burn event starting at 8am and ending by 4pm.
No fee for approval
Applicable Rules and Regulations
This search covers most of the frequently requested licenses, certifications, registrations, and filings that the State of Delaware requires. However, this is not a fully exhaustive list of every possible requirement. Please consult with the appropriate state agencies to find out if there are additional requirements you must fulfill.