Burning Permits

Obtain Your Burning Permit

Commercial burning permits may be obtained by public utilities and people burning in conjunction with commercial, manufacturing, mining or like activities. These burning permits cost $125 each and are issued by local Division of Forestry offices. A permit is required for each site where this type of burning takes place.

Regional Offices

Region 1 Office

Serving the counties of Barbour, Brooke, Hancock, Harrison, Marion, Marshall, Monongalia, Ohio, Preston, Taylor, Tucker and Wetzel

Region 2 Office

Serving the counties of Berkeley, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Jefferson, Mineral, Morgan and Pendleton

Region 3 Office

Serving the counties of Braxton, Clay, Lewis, Nicholas, Pocahontas, Randolph, Upshur and Webster


Region 4 Office

Serving the counties of Fayette, Greenbrier, McDowell, Mercer, Monroe, Raleigh, Summers and Wyoming

Region 5 Office

Serving the counties of Boone, Cabell, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, Mason, Mingo, Putnam, and Wayne

Region 6 Office

Serving the counties of Calhoun, Doddridge, Gilmer, Jackson, Pleasants, Ritchie, Roane, Tyler, Wirt and Wood

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Mission

The West Virginia Division of Forestry is committed to protecting, nurturing, sustaining, and promoting the wise utilization of our state’s forest resources.

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Established in 1909, as a declaration of the state government for the need of forest protection and research, the West Virginia Division of Forestry protects and conserves the state’s forest resources.

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