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Welcome to the Nags Head Fire & Rescue Fire Permit website.

Beach pit fires are allowed on the beach in the Town of Nags Head with a permit.  Permits are only issued between 5 pm and 9 pm daily based on current wind speed and fire danger conditions. Permits are valid the day of issue only, through midnight, and are valid only within the Town of Nags Head.

Permits are issued online via this website, as well as one of two of our Fire Stations.

Current Conditions
Wind: Temp:
45.0Mph 57.2°F
From the NE
Gusting to 53.4

Fire Permit Status

Sorry, the wind speed is currently 45.0 mph and is exceeding the permitted wind speed of 11.5 mph. Beach Fire Permits cannot be issued at this time. Please try back again later.

-Fire Staff

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A Department of The Town of Nags Head
PO Box 99, 5401 S. Croatan Hwy., Nags Head NC 27959 252.441.5508, M-F 8:30 am - 5 pm