A restricted fire season is in operation for all coastal areas up to 100m above the mean high water mark. You must apply for a fire permit if you wish to light a fire in a coastal area.


Fire and Emergency  Wellington Chatham Islands Rural Fire District Office

c/- Trentham Fire Station

545 Fergusson Drive

Trentham, UPPER HUTT

0800 658 628

Note: Permits can take up to 5 business working days to be processed.