Permit to Light a Fire or Burn Material - Western Australia

Service summary

You will require this permit if you intend to light a fire or burn material on a thoroughfare, verge or other public land. A permit will not be issued during certain time periods of high fire risk. Please refer to the Restricted Fire Permit if you intend to light a fire during a period of high fire risk.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for permit you must:

  • Ensure the incinerator's emission levels comply with the relevant standards, and that the material to be burnt will not adversely affect the environment or human health;
  • Ensure the incinerator is inspected regularly;
  • Ensure that dark smoke is not emitted for in excess of five minutes in any period of one hour; and
  • Submit any required supporting documentation.

You may be required to submit an Air Quality Management Plan.

Duration

As specified.

Fees

 TypeDescription
ApplyApplication

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

 Resources
Apply

Application for Permit to Light a Fire or Burn Material - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Administering agency

City of Armadale

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 (Western Australia)

Local law(s) name

Activities and Trading in Thoroughfares and Public Places Local Law 2001

Contact details

Enquiries Officer
City of Armadale


Operating address:
7 Orchard Avenue
Armadale
WA 6112
Mailing address:
Locked Bag 2
Armadale
WA 6992

Phone:

08 93990111

Fax:

08 93990184
info@armadale.wa.gov.au

Supporting information

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