Lake

A restricted fire season and 1km fire safety margin are in operation in the following areas:

  • Registered forest areasĀ in the Otago Rural Fire District; or where a forest owner has made suitable arrangements regarding fire control with Otago Fire and Emergency
  • High value conservation areas as identified by the stakeholder organisations
  • High risk or high value areas as identified by Otago fire reduction assessment.

Contact for details and maps:Ā www.otagoruralfire.org.nz (external link)

A prohibited fire season is in operation in the following areas:

  • Queenstown Red Zone
  • Pigeon and Pig Island, Lake Wakatipu
  • Coronet Forest

Contact
Fire and Emergency
85 Castle Street
Dunedin
0800 673 473
firepermit.otago@fireandemergency.nz
www.otagoruralfire.org.nz (external link)