Fire Season Information

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

 

4 February 2020 - Prohibited Fire Season declared by Fire and Emergency New Zealand (total fire ban).

 

27 January 2020: Restricted Fire Season declared by Fire and Emergency New Zealand (permit required).

Contact

Phone: 0800 658 628

email: firepermit.otorohanga@fireandemergency.nz

 

To check if a permit is required, please visit http://checkitsalright.nz/

 

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.