Waimate Forest

Click the Apply for permit button to send an email with your fire permit application request.

Permits are not required for any of the following fire types (except on Public Conservation Land):

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

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 Environment Canterbury. Visit their website (external link) or call 0800 324 636.

Fire and Emergency
03 684 1200