Burning in the Blenheim Airshed
Under the National Environmental Standards, which Council is required to enforce, you cannot have an open-air fire within the Blenheim Airshed, even if you have a fire permit issued by Fire and Emergency New Zealand.
What is an Airshed?
Are you in the Blenheim Airshed?
If you're unsure if you're in the Blenheim airshed, it's important to check before you light a fire outdoors. To check, type your address in the Blenheim Airshed Smart Map below.