Zone 3 - Populated Islands

The following Islands are in a Restricted Fire Season and require a fire permit before any fires may be lit. 

  • Great Barrier
  • Waiheke (excluding urban areas)
  • Kawau
  • Rakino
  • Ponui


All other islands are in a Prohibited Fire Season (Total Fire Ban) at all times. Apply for a Fire Permit (external link)  

Note: It is illegal to light any open fires or discharge any fireworks in public places in the Auckland region. This applies to all beaches, foreshores, parks, reserves, and forests.

Contact
Auckland Fire and Emergency
www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz (external link)
firepermit.auckland@fireandemergency.nz
09 301 0101