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Permit to Light a Fire - City of Greater Geelong - Victoria

Description

You might need a permit to burn any material or light a fire. This applies to burning in the open and burning material in an incinerator.

This permit may be required for burning on public and private land.

Other restrictions may apply in periods of high fire danger depending on your council.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

After you submit your application, an officer from the Council Fire Prevention Unit will inspect the property to ensure all conditions are understood and that they can be met.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

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

Duration

Up to 12 months

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $28.00

Fees for 2023-24

Apply Licence All $111.00

Fees for 2023-24

Forms

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Lodgement process

Apply

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

Administering agency

City of Greater Geelong

Contact details

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