Open Burning Season






Pelham MA – Open burning season runs from January 15 to May 1, weather permitting. Open burning in Pelham is allowed, with a permit, Friday – Sunday only during burn season. A permit fee of 15.00 can be paid by check, to the inspector at the time of inspection. Only one inspection is required each season, however you must call and leave a message each day you intend to burn. Days where burning is not allowed will be announced on the answering machine and at For rules and information on open burning please visit the Permit page of To schedule an inspection and permit, please call (413) 253-3311.