South Taranaki

The Ngairei Swamp has a 365 day RESTRICTED Fire Season.  Apply for a Fire Permit (external link)

Fire permits are required for all fires on Public Conservation Land other than for an approved campground fire or a fire lit for cooking or for warmth. Apply for a Fire Permit (external link)

Fires that do not require a fire permit in a Restricted or Prohibited Fire Season include: 

  • Gas cooker or gas barbeque
  • Contained barbeque
  • Incinerator with a spark arrestor

Taranaki Fire and Emergency 
67 Liardet Street
New Plymouth
0800 652 54448 (external link)