Our District

Fires on the beach

Fire Emergency New Zealand (FENZ) are the responsible Authority under the changes in Legislation brought about by The Fire and Emergency New Zealand Bill 2016.  You can apply for a beach fire permit at: http://www.checkitsalright.nz/check-fire-season-status

Please note while no fire permit is needed to light a fire in the open air in rural areas, there is a 365 day restricted fire season status for all coastal areas.