Yes provided the following conditions are met:
If one or more of the above conditions cannot be met then a resource consent will be required to have the outdoor fire.
Sensitive activities include schools, hospitals, parks, residential areas, a neighbour's dwelling and any public amenity area or place of public assembly. Outdoor burning in Rangiora, Kaiapoi, Christchurch and Ashburton Clean Air Zones is not permitted without a resource consent from Environment Canterbury during the winter fire ban. The outdoor winter fire bans runs between 1 May to 31 August each year. Our Customer Services team can advise whether your property is within a Clean Air Zone.
For further assistance please contact Customer Service on 03 353 9007 or toll free on 0800 324 636.
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