Environment Canterbury (ECan) prohibit outdoor burning in Canterbury's Clean Air Zones from 01 May to 31 August 2019. This does not include fires for cooking purposes.
Ensure you check it's alright with ECan before lighting.
Note: Under the Canterbury Air Regional Plan, if your property is less than 2 hectares, you can't burn outdoors (unless you're cooking). If your property is 2+ hectares, you can burn outdoors if conditions are met.
Call Environment Canterbury on 0800 324 636 or visit their website(external link)
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