302.1. Requirements.

A.    No person required to comply with the provisions of this Rule shall knowingly set or permit open outdoor fires unless that person has been issued a valid permit by the APCO or a designated agency. (Section 41852)

B.    A permit shall not be issued unless information is provided as required by the APCO or designated agency, including:

  1.  Name and address of applicant.
  2. Location of proposed burn.
  3. Acreage or estimated tonnage, and type of material to be burned.
  4. Any other information the APCO or designated agency may deem pertinent.

C.    Each permit issued shall bear a statement of warning containing the following words or words of like or similar import: "THIS PERMIT IS VALID ONLY ON THOSE DAYS DURING WHICH AGRICULTURAL BURNING IS NOT PROHIBITED BY THE STATE AIR RESOURCES BOARD OR THE AIR POLLUTION CONTROL DISTRICT PURSUANT TO SECTION 41855 OF THE HEALTH AND SAFETY CODE." (Section 41854)

D.    The designated agency shall forward the permit information received from all applicants to the APCO upon request.

302.2. Additional Permits.
The APCO may exempt residential and recreational burning as described elsewhere in this Regulation from the requirements of Rule 302.1. Nothing in this Regulation exempts persons from obtaining any permits that may be required by other agencies.