Permit to Light a Fire - Tasmania

Description

You may need this permit if you intend to light a fire during a fire permit period. A fire permit is needed to light, maintain or use:

  • a fire in a fire protected area
  • a fire for the purpose of clearing vegetation from land or for a like purpose.

A fire protected area includes any part of a State forest, any reserved land or any Crown Land.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please contact the agency to identify any eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

You do not need to pay any fees.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Permit to Light a Fire - To obtain a Permit, you must contact your local Fire Permit Officer.

Act(s) name

Fire Service Act 1979 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Tasmania Fire Service

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Head Office

Tasmania Fire Service

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Tasmania
Operating address: Cnr Argyle and Melville Streets
Hobart
Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 1526
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Toll Free: 1800 000 699
Phone: 03 6173 2740
Email: fire@fire.tas.gov.au
Website: Tasmania Fire Service (Opens in new window)