Wellington Fire and Emergency New Zealand

Wellington Fire and Emergency New Zealand call us on 04 237 9613 or in case of fire phone 111

Welcome to

Wellington Fire and Emergency
New Zealand

Welcome to

Wellington Fire and Emergency
New Zealand

From 1 July 2017, the Wellington Rural Fire Authority will be Fire and Emergency New Zealand.

We are now in an Open Fire Season.  To see if you require a RURAL fire permit, please go to www.checkitsalright.nz 

Fire Season Status

Find out if a fire permit is required in your area

Fire Permit Application

Permit information, online application www.checkitsalright.nz

Health & Safety

Incident, Hazard forms and other downloadable resources


The current Fire Danger Level is LOW
July 2017

On 1 July 2017, the new Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017 came into force.  This Act repeals the Forest and Rural Fires Act 1997, with immediate effect. Information, brochures and guidance material related to this website, and this webpage will be progressively updated to reflect the requirements of the Act.