Permit to Collect Firewood - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to collect or remove firewood from council land or roadsides. Firewood collection areas are designated by your local council and in some areas, firewood collection is only permitted in Autumn (1 March - 30 June) and Spring (1 September - 30 November).

Service type

Licence

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

Eligibility Requirements

Collection of domestic firewood must not commence until a written permit is issued and appropriate fees are paid, and must be carried out in compliance with all Acts, Local Laws and Regulations and the conditions, set out in the permit.

No firewood may be collection in areas of High Conservation, areas within the Vegetation Protection Overlays or in Lima Stringy Bark areas, except where outlined in the Municipal Fire Prevention Plan.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Partnership, Company, Trust, Co-operative, Incorporated Association, Other $23.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Administering agency

Benalla Rural City Council

Contact details

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

Operating address: 1 Bridge Street East
Benalla, Victoria 3672
Mailing address: PO BOX 227
Benalla, Victoria 3672
Phone: 03 5760 2600
Fax: 03 5762 5537
Email: council@benalla.vic.gov.au
Website: Benalla Rural City Council (Opens in new window)