The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes' Division of Fire require burn Permits on the Flathead Reservation during the months of May and June only. Burn Permits are free and can be issued through this website STARTING ON MAY 1ST and are valid from the day it is issued until June 30th.

Once you have obtained your burn permit please do the following before burning:

  1. Please check the Montana/Idaho Airshed website each day you intend to burn. The link is
  2. Please call Your Local Dispatch if you live in Missoula or Sanders County.

County Dispatch:

Missoula County Dispatch: 406-829-7070

Sanders County Dispatch: 406-826-3061

If you have additional questions please give us a call at CSKT Division of Fire - 406-676-2550