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 the Council for any conditions on this permit.

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$168.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Administering agency

Moorabool Shire Council

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 (Victoria)

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2010

Contact details

Moorabool Shire Council


Operating address:
15 Stead Street
Ballan, Victoria 3342
Mailing address:
PO BOX 18
Ballan, Victoria 3342

Other:

03 5366 7100

Other:

03 5368 1757
info@moorabool.vic.gov.au

Website:

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