Permits are required for open burning. Get your permit here!

On any day you are burning, you must login & activate your permit!

When allowed, burning can be done between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Burns may not start after 2 p.m.

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Your Fire Chief

Chief Christopher Maguy started as a Call Guy in 1998 and was appointed Chief by the Dighton Board of Selectmen in October 2017.

Safe Burning Tips

Learn more about outdoor burning safety, from fire pits to brush and forestry debris.

FAQs and Laws

Find answers to your questions about this website, as well information about laws related to open burning.

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If you’re burning in Dighton you will need to activate your permit on the day of your burn.

Activate your burn permit by logging into your account.

When allowed, burning can be done between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. Burns may not start after 2 p.m.

Agricultural Permit

A permit is required for agricultural burning in Dighton for an annual fee of $10.
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Burn Permit

A burn permit is required for open burning in Dighton for a fee of $10. Open burning season is January 15 through May 1.
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