Open Fire/Bonfire Permit
An operational permit is required for the kindling or maintaining of an open fire or a fire on any public street, alley, road, or other public or private ground. Instructions and stipulations of the permit shall be strictly adhered to. Permits are granted by the Fire Prevention Division of the New Orleans Fire Department. To apply for an open burning/bonfire permit, please contact the New Orleans Fire Department at (504) 658-4774.