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LEAVENWORTH COUNTY BURN PERMIT SUBMISSION FORM

Please complete all fields prior to submitting the burn permit.  Burns must be monitored at all times.  The Burn permit is valid for the day of submission only.  Burns may begin one (1) hour after sunrise and must be extinguished no less than two (2) hours prior to sunset, absent permission from your township fire chief.

TONGANOXIE CITY RESIDENTS - You may submit your burn permit form on this site.  If you require an inspection, have questions, or require clarification please contact the Tonganoxie City Fire Department at (913) 845-9494

LANSING CITY RESIDENTS - To apply for a burn permit please contact the Leavenworth County Fire District 1 station at (913) 727-5844, do not submit a burn permit form on this site.

METAL BARREL BURN - A burn permit is not required if burning in a metal barrel not to exceed fifty-five (55) gallons, covered by a metal screen, placed on a non-combustible surface free of vegetation by at least three (3) feet, and located no closer than one-hundred (100) feet from all property lines.  

BONFIRE - Permission for a bonfire must be granted by the township fire chief.  Please contact your township fire chief or local fire department.  For a listing of contact numbers click HERE.

STRUCTURE BURN - Inspection is required and permission must be granted by the township fire chief prior to burning any structure in Leavenworth County, i.e., chicken coop, outbuilding, barn, etc.  Please contact your township fire chief or local fire department.  For a listing of contact numbers click HERE.

OVERNIGHT BURN - Permission for any type of overnight burn must be granted by the township fire chief prior to receiving a burn permit.  Please contact your township fire chief or local fire department.  For a listing of contact numbers click HERE.

BANNED FROM BURNING - If you have been notified by your township fire chief that you have been banned from burning, permission from the fire chief is required prior to submitting this form.  For a listing of contact numbers click HERE.

 

 


Resolution and K.S.A. Acknowledgement*


SECTION 1 - CONTACT INFORMATION

SECTION 2 - LOCATION INFORMATION

SECTION 3 - TOWNSHIP

If a burn ban is in effect for any Fire Township listed below, the option will be disabled since no burn permit requests are allowed during a burn ban.

Fire Township *

SECTION 4 - BURNING INFORMATION

Resolution 2015-12 and K.S.A.s 28-19-645; 28-19-646; 28-19-647; 28-19-648 specifically prohibits the burning of "black smoke emitting items" such as old tires, metal debris, petroleum products, construction debris and other hazardous materials.

Burn Material?