Permit to Use Fireworks - Victoria

Description

You may need this permit if you intend to use fireworks. Only licensed pyrotechnicians are allowed to handle fireworks.

Your local council may restrict the time and place that you intend to use fireworks.

Please contact them for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

If you intend to discharge fireworks, dangerous goods laws require people performing that work (pyrotechnicians) to hold a current licence and conduct work in a specific manner.

Please consult the responsible council for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the permit.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application All $170.00

Fees for 2019-20.

Other resources

Task Business Structure Resources
Comply All Fireworks Policy - PDF (Opens in new window)

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1989 Victoria

Local law(s) name

General Municipal Local Law 1 2014

Lodgement process

Apply

You must notify the Local Laws Department 42 days before your event.

Please allow 10 working days for processing,

Administering agency

City of Whittlesea

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

City of Whittlesea

Operating address: 25 Ferres Boulevard
South Morang, Victoria 3752
Mailing address: Locked Bag 1
Bundoora MDC
Victoria 3083
Phone: 03 9217 2170
Fax: 03 9217 2111
Email: info@whittlesea.vic.gov.au
Website: http://www.whittlesea.vic.gov.au (Opens in new window)