Permit to Burn - Northern Territory

Service summary

This permit is required to undertake any burning activities within a fire protection zone or in a fire danger area.

For further information regarding permits, contact your local fire station.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.


As specified on permit.



Administering agency

Bushfires NT

Act(s) name

Bushfires Act 2004 (Northern Territory)

Contact details

Bushfires NT

Other Offices:

Katherine, Gulf and VRD

Street Address:
32 Giles Street
Katherine NT 0851

Postal Address:
PO Box 532
Katherine NT 0851

T: (08) 8973 8871 or
T: (08) 8973 8872
T: (08) 8973 8870 (VRD)
F: (08) 8973 8873 or 8973 8899

Tennant Creek

Street Address:
33 Leichhardt St
Tennant Creek NT 0861

Postal Address:
PO Box 846
Tennant Creek NT 0861

T: (08) 8962 4577
T: (08) 8962 4522
F: (08) 8962 2651

Alice Springs

Street Address:
3 Elder St
Alice Springs NT 0871

Postal Address:
PO Box 2533
Alice Springs NT 0871

T: (08) 8952 3066
F: (08) 8952 7576

Operating address:
142 Cameron Road
Batchelor NT 0845
Mailing address:
C/ - Post Office
Batchelor NT 0845 NT 0845





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