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

Unless indicated, permit expires on 30 June.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Community Amenity and Municipal Places Local Law 2 2011

Lodgement process

Apply

Your application must be lodged with council in the approved form and accompanied by the relevant fee.

Administering agency

Towong Shire 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:

Local Laws Officer

Towong Shire Council

Operating address: 32 Towong Street
Tallangatta, Victoria 3700
Mailing address: PO BOX 55
Tallangatta, Victoria 3700
Phone: 02 6071 5100
Email: info@towong.vic.gov.au
Website: Towong Shire Council (Opens in new window)