Burn Bans

Reporting Violations

The County-wide burn ban has been rescinded as of July 9th, 2021

Click here to fill out a Sandoval County Burn Permit Application.

It is hereby provided that safe and sane fireworks shall be permitted within the county. This shall mean and include all fireworks that have no report, that are not self-propelling and the effects of which do not extend above ten feet in height from the ground.

Read the Warning Label. If it reads “WARNING,” it is illegal. If it reads “CAUTION,” it is legal.

Fireworks can only be used on paved or dirt areas free of vegetation and other flammable materials. A water source must be present at all times.

The Sandoval County Fire Marshal, or designee, shall be contacted for any burns that are outside of the above provisions. To contact the Fire Marshal or designee, please send an email to the appropriate Fire Department member below:

    The Fire Marshal or designee can also be contacted at 505-867-4581 or 1-800-898-2876 and follow the prompts. The prompts will connect you via phone to the same Sandoval County Personnel as listed above.