Permit to Burn Windrow or Heaps - Victoria


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 ascertain whether it is a period of high fire danger prior to lighting the fire.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.


To be determined at the time of permit issue.


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $59.00

Burning off permit that is issued outside the bushfire management overlay area. Fees for 2017-18.

Local law(s) name

General Provisions Local Law 1 2010

Administering agency

Knox City Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Knox City Council

Operating address: 511 Burwood Highway
Wantirna South, Victoria 3152
Other: 03 9298 8000
Other: 03 9800 3096
Website: Knox City Council (Opens in new window)