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You need a permit if you want to use fireworks on public land.

Only licensed pyrotechnicians can work with fireworks in Knox.

Fireworks on public land

Pyrotechnicians intending to set off fireworks must have a current licence. You must conduct work in a specific and safe manner.

Apply to discharge fireworks on public land

Permit requirements

You must supply:

  • the completed permit application
  • Worksafe Notification
  • a copy of your Public Liability Insurance.

Public Liability Insurance

Public Liability Insurance must be in place (of $20 million minimum) before any work begins.

Need help?

Contact us and we will get back to you.

Or call our Community Laws Department on 9298 8000.

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