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 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 specified on the permit.

Expiry

Expires 31 October 2019 or when the Declared Fire Danger Period starts, whichever comes first.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $64.00

Burning off permit that is issued outside the bushfire management overlay area. Fees for 2019-20.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Provisions Local Law 1 2010

Administering agency

Knox 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:

Community Laws Officer

Knox City Council

Operating address: 511 Burwood Highway
Wantirna South, Victoria 3152
Phone: 03 9298 8000
Fax: 03 9800 3096
Email: knoxcc@knox.vic.gov.au
Website: Knox City Council (Opens in new window)