Fire Prevention Code of the Metro West Fire Protection District of St. Louis County Missouri

  • Fuel for a fire shall consist only of untreated wood. The fire shall not be utilized for waste disposal purposes.
  • No burning is allowed when winds exceed 15 Mph or humidity is less than 50%.
  • Total fuel area is not to exceed 4 feet in height and 4 feet in diameter.
  • Fire shall be a minimum of 25 feet from any structures or combustibles.
  • Must be constantly attended until extinguished.
  • Shall have a portable fire extinguisher with a minimum of a 4-A rating.
  • Additional approved extinguishing agents: (quantity of agent must be sufficient)
  • Charged garden hose
  • Water barrel
  • Sand
  • Dirt

NOTICE: This Application shall be present at location of fire during time of burning.


Applicant Information

Applicant Name(Required)
Location of recreational fire(Required)

Recreation Fire Information

MM slash DD slash YYYY
Time of recreational fire(Required)

Property Owner Information

Property Owner Name(Required)