Permit to Light a Fire - Victoria

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to light, allow to be lit or remain alight, a fire in the open air or in an incinerator. Permit restrictions may apply in periods of high fire danger and in particular areas.

People such as farmers, land-clearers and pine plantation owners may require this permit.

You will be exempt from this permit if you want to light a fire for the purposes of cooking, warmth, welding and gas-cutting provided you comply with any set conditions.

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.

Ongoing Eligibility Requirements

A separate permit from State fire authorities may be required during high fire seasons.

Duration

As specified on the permit

Expiry

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.

Lodgement process

Apply

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

Administering agency

Bass Coast Shire Council

Contact details

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

Local Laws Team

Bass Coast Shire Council

Operating address: 76 McBride Avenue
Wonthaggi, Victoria 3995
Mailing address: PO BOX 118
Wonthaggi, Victoria 3995
Toll Free: 1300 226 278
Fax: 03 5671 2222
Email: basscoast@basscoast.vic.gov.au
Website: Bass Coast Shire Council (Opens in new window)