Obtain a Burn Permit

Residents of the City of Bloomfield Hills are allowed to burn brush that is collected from yard clean up. Please keep in mind the following when burning:
  • The burning of brush is only allowed when there are favorable weather conditions. You MUST contact the Public Safety Department at 248-644-4200 to obtain a permit to burn first.
  • Keep brush piles to a manageable size.
  • Have a garden hose nearby.
  • Never leave the fire unattended.
  • Household items and trash are not to be burned. Only yard waste such as leaves and tree branches are allowed.
  • Keep children away from all open flames.