All declarations of fire seasons and fire permits, including fire rules and restriction start and end dates, are handle by Fire and Emergency New Zealand.

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Smoke and Nuisance Fires

To report a nuisance smoke fire causing any health related issues please phone us on 0800 492 452.  

For all air pollution/noxious smoke complaints (such as burning plastics and tyres etc.) please contact Waikato Regional Council on 0800 800 401.

Fire hazards

Any potential fire hazard, such as dry vegetation or long grass please contact Fire and Emergency New Zealand