Tairāwhiti Rural Fire
From 1 April 2018 all requests for fire permits must be made on the Fire and Emergency NZ website www.checkitsalright.nz(external link)
This is a nationwide change, FENZ are the only ones who can now issue fire permits.
Fire danger or complaints
If there's immediate danger to people or property - ring 111
Any smoke or odour nuisance from burning - ring 111
Fire weather data
Check the district's fire weather data on Fire and Emergency New Zealand website(external link)