Permit to Light a Fire - 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

Please view the application form for information on the requirements for 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 $70.00

You may also be required to pay a specific licence fee. Fees for 2019-20.

Apply Licence All $292.00

You will also be required to pay an application fee. Fees for 2019-20.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 2 2018

Lodgement process

Apply

Application must be submitted at least 20 days prior to the commencement of burning.

Administering agency

Brimbank City Council

Contact details

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

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Local Laws

Brimbank City Council

Operating address: 301 Hampshire Road
Sunshine, Victoria 3020
Mailing address: PO BOX 70
Sunshine, Victoria 3020
Phone: 03 9249 4000
Fax: 03 9249 4351
Email: info@brimbank.vic.gov.au
Website: Brimbank City Council (Opens in new window)