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.

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

Application process

The paper form 'Application for Permit to Light a Fire' is available from the agency.

Administering agency

City of Holdfast Bay

Contact details

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

Manager, Regulatory Services

Operating address: 24 Jetty Road
Brighton SA 5048
Mailing address: PO Box 19
Brighton SA 5048
Phone: 0882299999
Fax: 0882984561
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