RESTRICTED FIRE SEASON is in place for the whole of Otago District permits will be required. Phone 0800 673 473 for more information.

OTAGO DISTRICT, FIRE AND EMERGENCY NEW ZEALAND


The Otago, Fire and Emergency New Zealand is responsible for ensuring the requirements of the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017 and the Fire and Emergency New Zealand (Fire Permits) Regulations 2017.

Our area of responsibility is the Otago Regional Boundaries (with a few exceptions).

If you’re in doubt contact us anyway and we can point you in the right direction.

"The safety of rural firefighters and firelighters is our highest priority. Know the restrictions and do your part to keep safe."