Permit to Light a Fire - South Australia


Persons wishing to light and maintain a fire in the open air during fire danger season may require a permit under the Fire and Emergency Services Act 2005. The permit does not authorise the lighting of a fire during a total fire ban. Persons intending to burn matter should contact the Council to ascertain whether a permit is required.

Service type


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


As designated.


Variable; refer to your local Council.

Administering agency

Roxby Downs Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.


Operating address: Richardson Place
Roxby Downs SA 5725
Mailing address: PO Box 124
Roxby Downs SA 5725
Phone: 0886710010
Fax: 0886710452
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