Burn Permits outside Corporate City Limits (in the county)
Burn Permits are required Oct 15 – May 15 each year.
You can either contact your local Division of Forestry office or apply online.
For further information on outside burning including weather and State Fire Reports click here
Burn Permits Inside the Corporate City Limits
If you are going to be burning inside the corporate city limits of any of the cities, at any time throughout the year, you must contact that city’s fire department to receive a burn permit.
For information on how to receive a burn permit inside the City of Gatlinburg call 865-436-5112.
For information on how to receive a burn permit inside the City of Pigeon Forge call 865-429-7381.
For information on how to receive a burn permit inside the City of Sevierville click here.
Smoke Alarm Program
Many of the member departments of the Sevier County Fire Chief’s Association are proud participants in the State Fire Marshal’s Office “Get Alarmed Tennessee” Program.
If you are in need of a smoke alarm for your residence please feel free to contact your closest fire department, they will be able to get you in contact with someone that will be able to assist you in getting a smoke alarm for your home.
Another way to request a free Smoke Alarm is to click here
For more information on the “Get Alarmed Tennessee” Program click here.
Close the Door Program
It has been proven multiple times in the real world and in training simulations, that closing the door to a bedroom can save someone’s life in the event of a fire. For more info please click here.
To see the number Fire Fatalities and Mortality Rate in Tennessee click here.