Permit to Burn Windrow or Heaps - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to burn, or allow to be burnt, windrows or heaps during periods of high fire danger, as declared by the local Fire Authority. It is recommended that you contact your local council to ascertain whether it is a period of high fire danger prior to lighting the fire.

If cutting down any vegetation, and residue material to be burnt exceeds 300 cubic metres, a permit to burn must be obtained prior to cutting down vegetation.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please refer to the relevant Council for details of any specific requirements for this permit.

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount Description
Apply Application $50.00

Permit to burn. Fees for 2017-18.

Other resources

Task Resources
Apply Fact File: Local Laws - Open Air Burning - DOC (Opens in new window)
Apply Permit to Burn - Eligibility Checklist - Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.
Apply Can I or Can't I? (Opens in new window)
Apply Restrictions During the Fire Danger Period (Opens in new window)

Administering agency

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Mornington Peninsula Shire Council

Operating address: 90 Besgrove Street
Rosebud, Victoria 3939
Mailing address: Private Bag 1000
Rosebud
Victoria 3939
Toll Free: 1300 850 600
Other: 03 5950 1000
Email: customerservice@mornpen.vic.gov.au
Website: Mornington Peninsula Shire Council (Opens in new window)