Thames Valley - Coromandel

Fires that do not require a fire permit in a Restricted fire season include:

  • Gas-operated appliances
  • Charcoal barbeques or grills
  • Wood-fire pizza oven
  • Chiminea
  • Cultural fires
  • Braziers
  • Fire pits/bowls
  • Open drum and manufactured incinerators.

Note that a Prohibited fire season is in operation on all Public Conservation Lands.
You need to apply for a fire permit (external link) for any fire type that is not listed below:

  • Gas-operated appliances
  • Campfires in a permanent fireplace
  • Cooking and warming fires

For full descriptions of these fire types and conditions of use, see Fire types (external link)

Note that any fire you light may have requirements to meet with the Thames Coromandel District Council and Waikato Regional Council.

Contact
Fire and Emergency
0800 658 628
firepermit.thamesvalley@fireandemergency.nz