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

You will need to get your application form signed by the Captain or Officer in Charge of the Local Fire Brigade for your area.

Ongoing Eligibility Requirements

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

Duration

Not more than 30 days.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Amount Description
Apply Application Sole Trader, Company, Partnership, Trust, Incorporated Association, Other, Co-operative $25.00

Fees for 2016-17.

Administering agency

Glenelg 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

Operating address: 71 Cliff Street
Portland
Victoria 3305
Mailing address: PO BOX 152
Portland, Victoria 3305
Toll Free: 1300 453 635
Phone: 03 5522 2208
Fax: 03 5522 2290
Email: enquiry@glenelg.vic.gov.au
Website: Glenelg Shire Council (Opens in new window)