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 responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

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

Duration

As indicated on permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $160.15

Fees for 2017-18.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Burn Registration Request Form - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Burning Off in Cardinia Shire - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Open Air Burning Policy - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.
Apply All Can I or Can't I? (Opens in new window)
Apply All Restrictions During the Fire Danger Period (Opens in new window)

Application process

Apply

Your application must be in the form approved by council and accompanied by the required fee.

Administering agency

Cardinia Shire Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Officer

Cardinia Shire Council

Operating address: 20 Siding Avenue
Officer
Victoria 3809
Mailing address: PO BOX 7
Pakenham, Victoria 3810
Toll Free: 1300 787 624
Fax: 03 5941 3784
Email: mail@cardinia.vic.gov.au
Website: Cardinia Shire Council (Opens in new window)