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Burning complaints

Fire and Emergency NZ issues permits for fires in the open. They also set the fire season and fire bans.

Check their website to check it's alright to light a fire, go to the (FENZ) Website

Fire danger

If there's immediate danger to people or property - dial 111

Nuisance - smoke, odour or potential fire hazard

For smoke or odour nuisance from outdoor burning.

Try talking to the person as they may be unaware they're causing a problem. Otherwise contact us.

All other fire or smoke related issues or potential fire hazards contact FENZ

Fire weather data

Check our district's fire weather data at FireWeather NIWA