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Permits are generally needed for all outdoor fires except enclosed incinerators and barbecues. James Kitto, Mercury. 12K likes. Please avoid lighting any outdoor fires other than those that are for essential services under the COVID Restrictions. The Tasmania Fire Service (TFS) and the Tasmania State Emergency Service (SES) aspire to stand out as major contributors to Tasmania’s and Australia’s emergency management sector.

We're your source for fire safety information. Nelson regional fire service and rural burning permits. The massive fire burning in the Tasman region has broken a containment line near Eves Valley last night as water restrictions come into place. This Strategic Direction document represents an important step in our journey towards a common understanding of goals and objectives and will guide us in our collective efforts towards that goal. January 4, 2019 3:09pm. Fire and Emergency New Zealand is New Zealand's unified urban and rural firefighting organisation.

Tasman-Marlborough Fire Area., PO Box 7003, Nelson, New Zealand. Skip to site navigation Skip to content Top of page HELP US TO KEEP YOU AND OUR FIREFIGHTERS SAFE DURING LEVEL 3. Go to … The Parks and Wildlife Service State Fire Manager Mark Bryce said the restrictions are important to help protect visitors and the community.

Tasman-Marborough Fire … All areas of Nelson City are covered by Nelson Tasman Fire and Emergency New Zealand.

Share this on Twitter. * Coronavirus: Civil Defence imposes fire ban in Nelson-Tasman region * Fire restrictions imposed across Auckland ahead of summer "This has been an extremely challenging time for us all, and we want to thank everyone for not putting additional demands on our Fire and Emergency team. Pigeon Valley Fire Update 44: State of emergency extended 12/02/2019 4:29pm . “The east coast of Tasmania has experienced protracted dry spells leading to drought in some areas with above average day and night time temperatures and a low likelihood of significant rain in the seasonal outlook,” Mark said. Permits to burn in the open are required in rural areas throughout the year within the Tasman District. The State of Civil Defence Emergency has been extended for a further week. Information on fires in the rural area of Nelson, including restrictions and fire permits, is handled by Nelson Tasman Fire and Emergency New Zealand Principal Rural Fire Officer / Deputy Principal Rural Fire Officers, +64 3 544 2441. Share this on Facebook. Total fire ban declared for Tasmania’s northern and southern districts as temperatures soar . Today the focus remained on identifying and tackling hotspots within the fire area. Fire restrictions are in force all year. Bringing Fire and Emergency New Zealand together with the Communities they serve. This will enable the emergency efforts to continue to be well resourced with support from all agencies and central government.