Fire and Emergency New Zealand are responsible for:
- setting fire seasons within Auckland
- issuing and renewing fire permits.
To check the current fire season, visit the Fire and Emergency New Zealand website. Click "Check and apply now" to view fire season map.
Apply for or renew a fire permit
For some outdoor fires, you will need a current fire permit.
apply for a permit or renew your existing permit on the Fire and Emergency New Zealand website.
Fire and Emergency New Zealand will assess your application and issue or decline a permit.
Report a problem with a fire
If you have concerns about the safety of fires, see
Fire and Emergency New Zealand website.
report smoke and pollution from fires for details on reporting nuisance from smoke and pollution.