Permit to Use Fireworks - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to discharge fireworks on any land. A permit must also be obtained if you intend to discharge fireworks within any council building. A WorkSafe permit is also required to purchase or discharge certain types of fireworks.

A licence to use fireworks authorises the following types of fireworks to be used, depending on the applicants qualifications or experience:

  • group display fireworks
  • aerial shells
  • aerial salutes
  • chinese firecrackers
  • theatrical fireworks.

Only licensed pyrotechnicians are allowed to handle fireworks. A pyrotechnician must not use Chinese firecrackers, except on behalf of an incorporated association or community group and in connection with cultural, religious or traditional occasion or purpose connected with the association or group which requires the discharge of the fireworks.

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 Council for any conditions on this permit.

Duration

Twelve months or as specified in the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $55.00

Fees for 2019-20.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for Permit - Community Amenity Local Law - 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 2 2016

Administering agency

Latrobe City Council

Contact details

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Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Local Laws

Latrobe City Council

Operating address: 141 Commercial Road
Morwell, Victoria 3840
Mailing address: PO BOX 264
Morwell, Victoria 3840
Phone: 1300 367 700
Fax: 03 5128 5672
Email: latrobe@latrobe.vic.gov.au
Website: Latrobe City Council (Opens in new window)