The State Government recently announced changes to allow property owners to travel to their second property to carry out fire preparedness activities, provided they have a Letter of Support from the Council where the second property is located.
You must be the owner or have the owners written consent to complete the application. You will be asked to provide evidence of the written consent as part of the application process.
Your application should also provide information about:
The burning off permit application fee is $183. Please note that this fee is non-refundable.
Apply for a burning off permit
The Safer Communities team will contact you within 10 days. We will notify you if an onsite inspection is required.
Yarra Ranges Shire Council
P.O. Box 105, Anderson Street
Lilydale, VIC 3140
P 1300 368 333
F (03) 9735 4249
Yarra Ranges Council respectfully acknowledges the traditional owners, the Wurundjeri people, as the custodians of this land. We pay respect to all Aboriginal community Elders, past and present, who have resided in the area and have been an integral part of the history of the region.
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