Burn Permits

Applying for a Permit


Please review the information below and contact the Spring Hill Fire Department by calling (615) 302-3462, or coming to headquarters located at 199 Town Center Pkwy the Lower Level or by email if you would like to apply for a permit. Permits are $50.

Blasting – Regulated by the State of Tennessee


The State of Tennessee regulates all construction blasting. If you have questions about construction blasting, please contact the State Fire Marshal’s office at (615) 741-7190.

Campfires & Bonfires – No Permit Required

Permits are not required for campfires and bonfires. Recreational fire pits are not suitable for burning of trash or large amounts of yard waste.

Construction Burning – Permit Required


Several requirements must be met in order to obtain a permit to burn vegetation on construction sites. These requirements include a trench and water within reach, as well as a site inspection and approval.

Hand-Warming (In-barrel) - Permit Required

Permits are issued free of charge for hand-warming fires as long as they are in a barrow.

Residential Trash / Brush Burning - Prohibited

Residential burning of trash and/or yard waste/brush is prohibited in Spring Hill. The City of Spring Hill’s Public Works Department collects yard waste / brush from homeowners. For more information, contact the Public Works Department at (931) 486-2252 ext. 279.