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 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

Duration does not exceed 12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

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

Forms

Task Resources
Apply 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

Melton 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

Melton City Council

Operating address: 232 High Street
Melton, Victoria 3337
Mailing address: PO BOX 21
Melton, Victoria 3337
Phone: 03 9747 7200
Fax: 03 9743 9970
Email: csu@melton.vic.gov.au