Mailing Address: P.O. Box 988
San Marcos, TX 78667

Burn Ban is EFFECT as of Aug. 4, 2015

Fire Marshal’s Office Staff

Fire Safety Notices

Register for the Emergency Notification System

Personal Wildland Fire Action Guide

Fire Marshal’s Office Mission and Services

Fire Prevention and Safety Information

Unapproved Container (ITZAGASCAN)

Area Fire Departments and other Helpful Contacts


Controlled Burns: If you are planning a controlled burn, please notify your local fire department, and as a courtesy, your neighbors, also need to contact the Hays County Communications at 512-393-7896 to report the burn.

Rules for Outdoor Burning in Hays County (when allowed).


Report Arson! CRIME STOPPERS will pay a cash reward of up to $1,000.00 for information leading to the arrest and grand jury indictment of the individuals responsible for the commission of this crime. All calls are confidential and the caller will remain anonymous.

Crime Stoppers Hotline: 1-800-324-8477

The Arson Hotline: 1-877-434-7345


Hays County is home to a Regional  Special Operations Response Vehicle


2171 Yarrington Road
San Marcos, Texas 78666


(512) 393-7339


(512) 393-7341


Burn Ban Information