Fire permits are required for all fires on Public Conservation Land other than for an approved campground fire or a fire lit for cooking or warmth. Apply for a Fire Permit (external link)

Fires that do not require a fire permit in a Restricted Fire Season are:

  • Gas cooker or gas barbeque
  • Contained barbeque

Further information on fire control in Christchurch  (external link)   (external link)

Christchurch Fire and Emergency
91 Chester Street East
Christchurch 8011
0800 658 628