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.

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

Duration does not exceed 12 months.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $26.80

Fees for 2018-19.

Apply Licence All $104.80

Fees for 2018-19.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 VIC

Local law(s) name

Neighbourhood Amenity Local Law 2014

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.

Local Laws Officer

City of Greater Geelong

Mailing address: PO BOX 104
Geelong, Victoria 3220
Phone: 03 5272 5272
Fax: 03 5272 4277
Email: contactus@geelongcity.vic.gov.au