Permit to Light a Fire - Hume City Council - 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

You must notify council of your intention to conduct burning between 2 and 24 hours before its intended commencement. You are also required to prepare a fire break around the area.

Ongoing eligibility requirements

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

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the responsible council for information on fees to be submitted with your application.

Forms

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 2020 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Local Law 1 2013

Administering agency

Hume 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:

Customer Service Centre

Hume City Council

Victoria
Operating address: 1079 Pascoe Vale Road
Broadmeadows, Victoria 3047
Mailing address: PO BOX 119
Dallas, Victoria 3047
Phone: 03 9205 2200
Fax: 03 9309 0109
Email: contactus@hume.vic.gov.au
Website: Hume City Council (Opens in new window)
Online chat: Live Chat (Opens in new window)