Fire Permits and How to Apply
The requirement for permits to light fires in the open are determined by Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ). The principal reason for requiring permits is to reduce the number of unwanted fires and the associated risk to life and property.
Applying for a fire permit
During a Restricted Fire Season, you can apply for a permit by:
|Phone||0800 658 628|
|Address||12 High Street, Greymouth 7805|
Remember, a permit must be produced for inspection when required by an authorised person.
Installing a fire
Note: The above requirements are for fires in the open only. If you are installing a fire and heating appliance into a house or other building, a different type of fire permit is required as part of your building consent. Please click here for more information.