Cal Fire reports on revised Lake County burn permit process

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. — Cal Fire’s Sonoma-Lake-Napa Unit is advising all Lake County residents and landowners that are requiring a burn permit to follow the proper burn permit process for Lake County.

Burn permits in Lake County are no longer issued by the Cal Fire Burn Permit website and no longer available at the Cal Fire stations in Lake County.

This new Lake County burn permit system issues both the Lake County Air Quality permit and the Cal Fire permit at the same time.

Burn permits for any location in Lake County can be obtained through the South Lake County Fire Protection District website at

For any further questions please contact your local fire department.