Find out how to apply for a fireworks permit at your public event.
For more information about fireworks contact our Local Laws Department on 9217 2100, Monday to Friday between 8.30am and 5pm.
It’s illegal to set off fireworks in a public place without first obtaining a fireworks permit from Council and the Victorian WorkCover Authority.
Fireworks are only allowed to be used by pyrotechnics contractors who hold a current WorkSafe permit to discharge fireworks, and hold their own liability insurance cover. The contractor you engage is responsible for obtaining a Council permit to discharge fireworks. We may issue a permit as long as certain conditions are met including notifying the following:
For more information see our Fireworks Policy.
Download and complete an application form and submit to our Local Laws Department.