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Can I have a fire on the beach?
It may be possible to have a bonfire on the beach as long as certain conditions are met. These conditions relate to separation distances from other activities and offence to other ...
Can I light a barbecue/hangi/umu on my residential property?
Yes. However smoke should not cause any offensive or objectionable effect beyond the boundary of your property. Environment Canterbury may still receive calls about the fire from ...
Can I light an outdoor fire on my rural property?
Yes provided the following conditions are met: your property is zoned rural there is no winter fire ban (applies to properties in Clean Air Zones) there is no city/district c ...
Can I light an outdoor fire or brazier on my residential property?
It is not possible to light an outdoor fire or brazier on a property zoned residential - there is a total outdoor fire ban in place on residential sections throughout Canterbury a ...
I own a heritage listed house in Rangiora. Will I qualify for an exemption from the ban on open fires and solid fuel burners?
Can an investigating enforcement officer issue an infringement notice if the occupier is out or does not answer the door?
What is a Regional Land Transport Strategy?
I want to report illegal or unsafe disposal of asbestos, who should I contact?
Who should I contact if there is, or may be, asbestos in my home?
There is a building being demolished and I am worried that there is asbestos that has not been removed. Who should I contact?
How will you help people learn more about burning better?
What is Environment Canterbury’s overall approach?
Page created: 5/10/2009. Last updated: 5/10/2009.
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