Permit to Light a Fire - Victoria

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to light, allow to be lit or remain alight, a fire in the open air or in an incinerator. Permit restrictions may apply in periods of high fire danger and in particular areas.

People such as farmers, land-clearers and pine plantation owners may require this permit.

You will be exempt from this permit if you want to light a fire for the purposes of cooking, warmth, welding and gas-cutting provided you comply with any set conditions.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult Council for details regarding any conditions you will need to comply with.

Ongoing requirements

A separate permit from State fire authorities may be required during high fire seasons.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

 TypeAmountDescription
ApplyApplication$35.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Forms

Administering agency

Horsham Rural City Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

Community Local Law 2011

Contact details

Local Laws Officer
Horsham Rural City Council


Operating address:
18 Roberts Avenue
Horsham, Victoria 3402
Mailing address:
PO BOX 511
Horsham, Victoria 3402

Phone:

03 5382 9777

Fax:

03 5382 1111
council@hrcc.vic.gov.au

Website:

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