1811 Suncrest Blvd.
El Cajon, CA 92021
There is no cost for burn permits in Crest as residents pay a special benefit tax for fire suppression and emergency services. If you have already checked the burn permits page and ensured the burning status for San Diego County doesn't show "SUSPENDED," you may contact Station 18 directly to coordinate obtaining a burn permit at
Please note, the station phone is not intended for emergency calls. If the crew is on training status or on another call, we don't want your call to go unanswered. Please dial 9-1-1 for emergencies, or contact dispatch with non-emergencies at (619) 441-1621.