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

Duration does not exceed 28 days.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $73.00

Incinerators and open air burning. Fees for 2019-20.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Light a Fire (Opens in new window)

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Can I or Can't I? (Opens in new window)
Comply All Restrictions During the Fire Danger Period (Opens in new window)
Comply All New Resident's Guide - Please contact the responsible council for application forms and registration details.

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

Community Amenity Local Law 1 2018

Murray to Mountain Rail Trail Local Law 3 2009

Lodgement process

Apply

Please submit your application and any associated documentation directly to the council.

Administering agency

Wangaratta Rural 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:

Local Law Enforcement Officer

Wangaratta Rural City Council

Operating address: 62 - 68 Ovens Street
Wangaratta, Victoria 3677
Mailing address: PO BOX 238
Wangaratta, Victoria 3676
Phone: 03 5722 0888
Fax: 03 5721 9526
Email: council@wangaratta.vic.gov.au
Website: Wangaratta Rural City Council (Opens in new window)