Permit to Light a Fire - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to light, allow to be lit or remain alight, a fire in the open air or in an incinerator. Permit restrictions may apply in periods of high fire danger and in particular areas.

People such as farmers, land-clearers and pine plantation owners may require this permit.

You will be exempt from this permit if you want to light a fire for the purposes of cooking, warmth, welding and gas-cutting provided you comply with any set conditions.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

Please consult the Municipal Fire Prevention Officer at the Council for any conditions on this permit.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

A separate permit from State fire authorities may be required during high fire seasons.

Duration

As indicated on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $107.00

Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Inspection All $113.00

Inspection fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Light a Fire - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Lodgement process

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly to the Agency.

Administering agency

East Gippsland Shire Council

Contact details

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

Municipal Fire Prevention Officer

East Gippsland Shire Council

Operating address: Bairnsdale Service Centre
24 Service Street
Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875
Mailing address: PO BOX 1618
Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875
Phone: 03 5153 9500
Fax: 03 5153 9576
Email: feedback@egipps.vic.gov.au
Website: East Gippsland Shire Council (Opens in new window)