If you are having a Cooking Fire, Hangi / Umu, Wood / Gas Barbeque, you may not require a permit.Find out more
Fire permits are now granted and renewed under the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017, and the Fire and Emergency New Zealand (Fire Permits) Regulations 2017. The regulations require the following information to be provided when applying for a permit:
- The applicant’s name (the permit holder)
- The applicant’s phone number or email address
- The location of the proposed fire.
To assess your application we will require further relevant information about the application. Providing some of this information as part of your online application will help our assessment and enable us to make decision as quickly as possible. If you do not wish to provide this additional information online please contact 094010723 to initiate your permit application.