Permits

Burn Permits

Burn permits are required for burning on all non-agricultural properties.  Burn permits currently are FREE and valid for one calendar year. Fill out the application and email it to firemarshal@upperpinefpd.org with the subject Burn Permit Request.

Click here for a Burn Permit Application

For in-person permits and approvals visit:

Upper Pine River Fire Protection District Administration Building
515 Sower Drive Bayfield, CO 81122
(970) 884-9508
Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Upper Pine River FPD Station 1
75 South Clover Dr · (970) 884-4073

Upper Pine River FPD Station 4
80 W Vallecito Creek Rd · (970) 884-9508

Upper Pine River FPD Station 5
6891 Co Rd 501 (Across from Forest Lakes) · (970) 884-9707

How to Safely Construct and Burn Piles

Special Use Permit

This permit must be submitted for events or other special uses such as:

  • Carnival or Fair
  • Pyrotechnic Special Effects (show must use licensed Pyrotechnician per Section 33 IFC)
  • Temporary Tent/Canopy
  • Hazardous materials
  • Explosives
  • Other

Click here for Special Use Permit

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Print and complete form.

Email to: firemarshal@upperpinefpd.org, or fax to: (970) 884-2444, or bring to:

Admin Building
515 Sower Drive,
Bayfield, CO 81122

This permit requires a signature from authorized UPRFPD personnel. Once you have submitted your application, you will be notified by email, phone, or in person whether your permit application has been approved and advised as to where you may pick up your signed permit. In some instances, your proposed location may need to be inspected before permit approval.

Fire Alarm/Sprinkler System Installation Permit

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APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Print and complete form.

Email to: firemarshal@upperpinefpd.org, or fax to: (970) 884-2444, or bring to:

Admin Building
515 Sower Drive,
Bayfield, CO 81122

This permit requires a signature from authorized UPRFPD personnel. Once you have submitted your application, you will be notified by email, phone, or in person whether your permit application has been approved and advised as to where you may pick up your signed permit. In some instances, your proposed location may need to be inspected before permit approval.

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