Permit to Discharge Fireworks - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to discharge fireworks on public land. You will need to notify the Council if you are discharging fireworks from private land. A WorkSafe permit is also required to purchase or discharge certain types of fireworks.

A licence to use fireworks authorises the following types of fireworks to be used, depending on the applicants qualifications or experience:

  • group display fireworks
  • aerial shells
  • aerial salutes
  • chinese firecrackers
  • theatrical fireworks.

Only licensed pyrotechnicians are allowed to handle fireworks. A pyrotechnician must not use Chinese firecrackers, except on behalf of an incorporated association or community group and in connection with cultural, religious or traditional occasion or purpose connected with the association or group which requires the discharge of the fireworks.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult with the relevant local Council for details of any specific requirements that may apply to this permit.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$83.20

Fees for 2016-17.

Administering agency

City of Monash

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Local Law 3 - Community Amenity 3 2015

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
City of Monash


Operating address:
293 Springvale Road
Glen Waverley
Victoria 3150
Mailing address:
PO BOX 1
Glen Waverley, Victoria 3150

Phone:

03 9518 3555
mail@monash.vic.gov.au

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