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If you live inside the city limits of Hendersonville, TN, you MUST obtain a permit for burning. You may go HERE to view the permit in order to familiarize yourself with the requirements in Hendersonville. You may also print the form, and complete it prior to bringing it to the department.
  • Individuals may bring permit to any HFD fire station or to the administrative office
  • Businesses and organizations must bring to the administrative office on 313 E Main Street, Suite 1, Hendersonville, TN  37075
The ONLY thing you may burn inside the city limits of Hendersonville, TN is organic material from grass, trees, plants, and shrubbery grown on your property!

Please be sure call one of the phone numbers on the permit to determine if the day is a 'Burn Day' and remember to bring proper I.D. to obtain your permit.

  • Individuals must take this form to their local station or to the administrative office.
  • Businesses and organizations must take this form to the administrative office located on Freehill Rd.
  • Downloading this form simply allows you to read and complete it before taking it to a fire station. In no way does printing the form give you permission to burn any material. You may not burn until a designee of the fire marshal validates this permit.
An Ordinance Amending The Hendersonville Municipal Code, Title 7, Chapter 2, Fire Code

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"The CodeRED Weather Warning™ product is designed to automatically deliver targeted severe weather alerts moments after warnings are issued by the National Weather Service.  The calls are delivered so quickly that they often arrive prior to other public notifications, usually before television or weather radio broadcasts are aired, providing citizens with extra time to prepare."

This is available for ALL who live within the city limits of Hendersonville, TN. It is available to homeowners, businesses, and individuals.  Individuals MUST register to receive this free service.

For more information, CLICK HERE to go to the city of Hendersonville page for CodeRED Information. If you still need assistance, call our Administrative Office at (615)822-1119 and someone will be happy to assist you.

Click on the CodeRED logo below to register your home or business:
(Use this link to register your
land line(s), mobile phone(s), and/or email(s).


CodeRED also offers a separate Mobile App for those who would like it. It is NOT NECESSARY to have this app and is not connected with the city of Hendersonville. There may be a charge for downloading and using the app.

The CodeRED Weather Warning™ product is a part of the
CodeRED Emergency Communications Network



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