Fire Restrictions

Current Fire Season: Open

Permits are not required, except for beaches and DoC land as detailed below. 

Current Fire Danger: Low

The 3km coastal margin remains Restricted and all beaches are Prohibited (total fire ban). All land within 1km of Department of Conservation land remains Restricted (fire by permit only).

All enquiries and permit requests should be made to Rangitikei District Council Office 0800 422 522.

For all fire emergencies phone 111, and give your name, address, telephone number and rural number (if applicable).

For more information on fire seasons, please see our Rural Fire page.

This notice is under section 22(2) of the Forest and Rural Fires Act 1977 by the Rangitikei District Council, as a Rural Fire Authority.