Kaipara

Fires that do not require a fire permit in a Restricted Fire Season are: 

  • Incinerator designed to ensure combustible material (sparks, embers, partly burnt paper material) cannot escape, i.e:
    • The incinerator must incorporate a chimney
    • The chimney must include fine wire mesh (which is replaced annually, as it will burn out)
    • The incinerator must have a solid lid that completely covers the top of the incinerator
  • Barbeque
  • Gas Cooker
  • Traditional cooking fire (hangi, umu)
  • Chiminea or outdoor oven

For more information on fire permits in this area, please visit:  havingafire.org.nz (external link)

Note: You may live in a Northland Regional Council Air Quality area. This means you may breach their regulations if you have a fire, even if you have a Fire and Emergency fire permit. Please refer to their website (external link) or call 0800 002 004.

Contact
Fire and Emergency New Zealand 
09 401 0723
firepermit.northern@fireandemergency.nz
Please note that phones are monitored from 9am to 4pm weekdays.