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Apply for a fire permit in a restricted fire season

Tono whakaaetanga tahu ahi ki te tuawhenua

Use this form to apply for a permit to light a fire in rural areas of Auckland during a restricted fire season.

Before you start

A fire permit and approval for your burn plan is free.

If you intend to light a fire on your rural property, You need to:

  • apply for a permit to light a fire in rural areas of Auckland during a restricted fire season
  • meet the general fire safety guidelines
  • contact us to see if you need a burn plan if you plan to:
    • burn standing vegetation over half a hectare
    • clear forestry waste
    • light several large fires
  • apply for a permit at least five working days before you want to light a fire.

Five minutes estimated time to complete this form