Permit to Light a Fire or Burn Material on Public Land - Shire of Wongan-Ballidu - Western Australia


You will need this permit if you intend to light a fire or burn material on a thoroughfare, verge or other public land. A permit will not be issued during certain time periods of high fire risk. Please refer to the Restricted Fire Permit if you intend to light a fire during a period of high fire risk.

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 ensure that:

  • The material to be burnt is unsuitable for removal by the local refuse collection service;
  • Your incinerator meets all required standards;
  • Your incinerator is located so as to comply with the requirements of any bush fire notice; and
  • Your incinerator unit does not create a nuisance and is not offensive to other persons.


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


Act(s) name

Local Government Act 1995 Western Australia

Local law(s) name

Health Local Laws 2004

Local Government Property Local Law 2011

Administering agency

Shire of Wongan-Ballidu

Contact details

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