Permit to Burn Windrow or Heaps - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to burn, or allow to be burnt, windrows or heaps during periods of high fire danger, as declared by the local Fire Authority.

It is recommended that you ascertain whether it is a period of high fire danger prior to lighting the fire.

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility requirements

It is prohibited for all residential property owners/occupiers to light a fire in the open air without first obtaining a permit from Council.

The only exception to this prohibition is during a council declared Amnesty Period.

Please consult with Council for details in the first instance.

Duration

As indicated on the permit

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

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

Administering agency

Murrindindi Shire Council

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Local Laws Officer

Murrindindi Shire Council

Operating address: 28 Perkins Street
Alexandra, Victoria 3714
Mailing address: PO BOX 138
Alexandra, Victoria 3714
Toll Free: 1800 633 792
Phone: 03 5772 0333
Fax: 03 5772 2291
Email: msc@murrindindi.vic.gov.au
Website: Murrindindi Shire Council (Opens in new window)