Permit to Light a Fire or Burn Material - Western Australia

Description

You will require this permit if you intend to light a fire to burn rubbish, refuse or other material. This permit will not be granted for land less than 2000 square metres in area. All alternative methods of disposal must be explored.

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

To be eligible for this permit, you must ensure that:

  • There is no other appropriate means of disposal;
  • The material does not include any plastic, rubber, food scraps, green garden materials or other material which may become offensive when burnt;
  • A haze alert has not being issued by the Bureau of Meteorology during the time burning is to take place; and
  • If you are using an incinerator, that it meets the minimum specified standards.

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

Duration

As specified.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Description
Apply Application

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

Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 WA

Local law(s) name

Animals, Environment and Nuisance Local Law 2009

Health Local Laws 1999

Administering agency

City of Gosnells

Contact details

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

Environmental Health Officer, Environmental Health Services

City of Gosnells

Operating address: 2120 Albany Highway
Gosnells
WA 6110
Mailing address: PO BOX 662
Gosnells, Western Australia 6110
Phone: 08 9397 3000
Email: council@gosnells.wa.gov.au