Bay Forest

Authorised fire types that do not require a fire permit in a Restricted or Prohibited Fire Season are: 

  • an enclosed outdoor fire place, pizza oven or chiminea with a building permit
  • a solid fuel barbeque with enclosed ash pan
  • any gas fired cooking appliance

Fire types that need a fire permit in a Restricted Fire Season are: 

  • Cultural cooking fire such as a hangi or umu
  • incinerator drum
  • Brazier
  • Fire pit

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

  • Gas cooker or barbeque
  • Contained barbeque
  • Cultural (hangi, umu)

For further fire control information for Wairoa (external link)

Please allow 5 working days for a Fire Officer to contact you regarding your fire permit application.

Contact
Fire and Emergency New Zealand
18-20 Taradale Road
Napier 

firepermit.wairoa@fireandemergency.nz
www.wairoadc.govt.nz (external link)
0800 658 628