Find out how to apply for a fireworks permit at your public event.
For more information about fireworks contact our 9217 2170, 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.