Permit to Discharge Fireworks - Western Australia


You will require this permit if you intend to discharge fireworks outside for purposes other than an event. You must notify the local government at least fourteen days before the proposed use of the fireworks.

This permit does not apply to:

  • 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


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 submit a fireworks notice containing the following information:

  • details of your fireworks operator licence
  • the date, time, location and duration for use of fireworks
  • 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.


As specified on the permit.


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.


Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Permit to Discharge Fireworks - 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

Administering agency

Shire of Coorow

Contact details

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

Enquiries Officer

Shire of Coorow

Operating address: Main Street
WA 6515
Mailing address: PO BOX 42
Coorow, Western Australia 6515
Phone: 08 9952 0100
Fax: 08 9952 1173