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 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 $65.00

You may also be required to pay a specific licence fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Apply Licence All $270.00

Open air burning, you will also be required to pay an application fee. Fees for 2017-18.

Lodgement process

Apply

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

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.

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