Outdoor Fireplaces/chiminea

Permits for Chimineas, Fire Pits, Outdoor Fireplaces are allowed under these conditions.

  1. 1 and 2 family home.
  2. Permits must be sent to Wellesley Fire Department Fire Prevention office at 457 Worcester Street,  Wellesley, MA 02481
  3. Permit fee of $35 to the "Town Of Wellesley"
  4. Permits must be applied for and have inspection prior to issuance of permit
  5. 20 Feet from any building, combustible structure, residence, canopy, roof, overhang or trees.
  6. 3 feet clearance from combustibles around device.
  7. The use of dry seasoned firewood only.
  8. Constantly attended by an adult while in use.
  9. Must follow Manufacturer's safety guidelines and instructions for the device.
  10. Devices should be sited on a flat, level surface that is non combustible.

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