Permit to Collect Firewood - Victoria


Council approval is required to remove firewood from council managed roads. You are not allowed to collect firewood from roads managed by VicRoads.

You will require a permit if you wish to collect firewood for sale.

Residents of Buloke Shire no longer need a permit to collect firewood for personal use from state forest and parks areas. Please contact the council for information on these designated areas.

Firewood can be collected from designated areas during Autumn and Spring, please seek confirmation of specific dates from council.

Service type


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

Eligibility requirements

Collection of domestic firewood must not commence until a written permit is issued and appropriate fees are paid, and must be carried out in compliance with all Acts, Local Laws and Regulations and the conditions, set out in the permit.


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 Application for Consent to Collect Firewood - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Administering agency

Buloke Shire Council

Contact details

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


Forestry and Land Use

Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Operating address: 8 Nicholson Street
East Melbourne, Victoria 3002
Mailing address: PO BOX 500
East Melbourne, Victoria 3002
Phone: 13 61 86