Fire and Emergency NZ issues fire permits for Kāpiti. To check if you need a permit or to apply for one visit their website.
You can also contact them on 0800 658 628 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Risk reduction and volunteerism are both very important to Fire and Emergency. For more information, please see the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Risk Reduction Strategy and the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Volunteerism Strategy.
Alternatives to burning
Instead of burning, consider the following options first:
- Resource recovery facility and transfer stations around the district.
- Kerbside services for small amounts of garden rubbish.
- Mulch or compost waste vegetation.
Fire and Emergency NZ (links to Wellington Fire and Emergency NZ)