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 or Prohibited Fire Season are:

  • Gas cooker or gas barbeque (at least 2 metres away from dry material that could catch fire)
  • Contained barbeque
  • Outside burner
  • Pizza oven
  • Solid fuel fired hot tub etc.
  • Incinerator – which incorporates a chimney and a spark arrestor
  • Cultural (hangi, umu)

Marlborough Kaikoura Fire and Emergency 
c/-15 Seymour Street
03 520 7400
www.marlborough.govt.nz (external link)
www.mkrfa.com (external link)