Burning off and fire restrictions
Permits to burn
During the fire danger period, if you wish to burn on your property, a permit to burn must be applied for.
A permit to burn is only issued for agricultural purposes, to assist farmers in the removal of grass and stubble.
For the latest updates on fire danger periods in Moyne, view the CFA website.
Total fire ban days
During a CFA total fire ban day, you cannot burn anything on your property.
You are not permitted to burn, even if you have a permit from the CFA.
Visit the 'Can I, or can't I?' webpage for more information.
How to apply for a permit
Permits are issued at the discretion of the CFA.
Online at www.firepermits.vic.gov.au
- check if you need a fire permit
- apply for a fire permit
- notify authorities that you are using a permit
- register a burn-off when restrictions are not in place
Burning off outside the Fire Danger Period
Burning off grass, stubble, weeds, undergrowth or other vegetation is generally permitted outside the Fire Danger Period. Find out more here