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  • Regulations concerning the burning of green waste.

Since March 2017, the regulations concerning the burning of green waste have changed in the Dordogne.

It is strictly forbidden to burn from March 1 to September 30.

From October 1 to the end of February, the regulations are different if you live in a rural town or in an urban town.

Precautionary principles must be respected and authorizations must be requested.

For more information:

Regulation and list of rural municipalities

Green Waste Burning Declaration Form

Exemption form for the ban on the burning of green waste

  • Prefectural decree on neighborhood noise

Temporary renovation, DIY or gardening work carried out byindividuals using tools or of devices likely to cause anembarrassment  for the neighborhood such as lawn mowerslawn, concrete mixers,chainsaws, drills, planers or power saws cannotbe done que:​

  • the working days of8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.and of2:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

  • Saturdays from9 a.m. to 12 p.m.and of3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

  • Sundays and daysholidays de10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Excerpt from prefectural decree No. 24-2016-06-02-005

Private properties - Article 20

Regulation neighborhood noise

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