Restricted Fire Season in Puhoi

The fire season for the Auckland mainland is changing on Friday 18 December 2020 at 08:00am.

The Auckland Region will be operating in two different zones:

  • The Auckland mainland is changing to a Restricted Fire Season – Fire by permit only
  • All the islands of the Hauraki Gulf are in a Prohibited Fire Season – Total Fire Ban, since Monday 14 December 2020.

All permits enquiries need to go through our website,, if you wish to apply for the same burn as the previous year with the same conditions, please apply for a renewal.

If you have any questions, please contact us on 0800 658 628 or email

For further information please visit our website

No fire permits will be issued during the Christmas period (from 21st December until 10th January 2020). 

The Auckland Rural District team wishes you a Merry Christmas and safe new year 2021!

Kind Regards,

Sandy Dubey

Auckland Rural – Te Hiku