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 Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible council for specific information on fees to be submitted with your application.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Burn Windrow or Heaps - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Local law(s) name

Community Amenity Local Law 1 2014

Administering agency

Wangaratta Rural City Council

Contact details

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

Local Law Enforcement Officer

Wangaratta Rural City Council

Operating address: 62 - 68 Ovens Street
Wangaratta, Victoria 3677
Mailing address: PO BOX 238
Wangaratta, Victoria 3676
Phone: 03 5722 0888
Fax: 03 5721 9526
Website: Wangaratta Rural City Council (Opens in new window)