There is a restricted fire season in operation for all beach areas. You must apply for a fire permit if you wish to light a fire on a beach.
You can only renew fire permits in the new permit system if the original permit was issued after 26 August 2019.
Fire and Emergency
0800 658 628
Note that any fire you light may also have to comply with Greater Wellington Regional Council requirements. You can call them on 0800 496 734 or visit their website(external link)