Permit to Collect Firewood - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to collect or remove firewood from council land or roadsides. Firewood collection areas are designated by your local council and in some areas, firewood collection is only permitted in Autumn (1 March - 30 June) and Spring (1 September - 30 November).

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Collection of domestic firewood must not commence until a written permit is issued and appropriate fees are paid, and must be carried out in compliance with all Acts, Local Laws and Regulations and the conditions, set out in the permit.

Ongoing requirements

The permits can be obtained at the Wangaratta Government Centre, staff will need to determine whether the roadsides are suitable for collection.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$21.00

For two cubic metres. Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Permit to Collect Firewood - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Other resources

 Resources
Apply A Guide to Firewood - PDF Opens a PDF in a new browser window

Administering agency

Wangaratta Rural City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Community Amenity Local Law 1 2014

Contact details

Customer Service
Wangaratta Rural City Council


Operating address:
62 - 68 Ovens Street
Wangaratta
Victoria 3677
Mailing address:
PO BOX 238
Wangaratta, Victoria 3676

Phone:

03 5722 0888

Fax:

03 5721 9526
council@wangaratta.vic.gov.au

Website:

Wangaratta Rural City Council Opens in a new browser window

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