Fire Season Information

From 1 July 2018, all fire permits for the Otorohanga District are administered by Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ).​

Contact

0800 658 628

Firepermit.otorohanga@fireandemergency.nz

 

To check if a permit is required, please visit www.checkitsalright.nz

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Please note a change to the Fire Season Status for the Waikato / Thames area.

These changes will take place on Monday 8th April 2019.

 

Rural / Urban Zones

Rural and Urban Zones in the Waikato area will be going from a Restricted Fire Season to an Open Season Fire Season (No Fire Permit Required)

The Thames Valley Coromandel will remain in a Restricted Fire Season

 

Please go to the Check it’s alright web site, if you wish to see the surrounding districts fire season status

http://checkitsalright.nz/

 

For Status Definitions for  Open, Restricted, Prohibited go to

http://urban.checkitsalright.nz/status-definitions/

 

If you're interested in seeing what the fire weather is in our area, visit the Fire and Emergency New Zealand fire weather website.