Fireworks Notification - Western Australia

Description

You are required to notify your council if you intend to discharge fireworks outside for purposes other than an event. You will also need to notify the Fire and Emergency Services Commissioner.

This notification is not required for:

  • unrestricted fireworks or sparklers
  • fireworks used under an events fireworks permit
  • use of a cracker chain at a public ceremony
  • use of fireworks by aircraft
  • fireworks used in theatrical shows, television or filming.

Please consult the Contact Officer 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

You must submit a fireworks notice containing the following information:

  • details of your fireworks operator licence
  • the date, time, location and duration for use of fireworks
  • the diameter of the largest shell (if any firework to be used is an aerial shell)
  • purpose of the fireworks.

You will be supplied with a written notice informing you whether the proposed use of fireworks is permitted and listing any conditions that you must comply with.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

Please consult the Contact Officer for information on fees to be submitted.

Forms

Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Fireworks Notification - Please consult the Contact Officer for information on forms to be submitted.

Act(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety Act 2004 WA

Regulation(s) name

Dangerous Goods Safety (Explosives) Regulations 2007 WA

Approval time

14 days.

Administering agency

City of Albany

Contact details

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

Customer Service Team

City of Albany

Operating address: 102 North Road
Yakamia, Western Australia 6330
Mailing address: PO BOX 484
Albany DC, Western Australia 6331
Phone: 08 6820 3000
Email: staff@albany.wa.gov.au
Website: City of Albany (Opens in new window)