Firewood Permits

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Southern Region (midlands, south-east and south)

 

Southern Region allocates a number of areas where firewood can be collected for personal use. Maps are available from Forestry Tasmania head office at 79 Melville St Hobart  or from our Geeveston Office, 43 Cemetery Road, Geeveston.

PLEASE NOTE: At our Southern Region Hobart Office permits are to be purchased by credit card over the phone (03) 6235 8353 (6235 8390), the permit and maps will then be emailed or posted to you.

Cost is $11 for the standard permit and $5.50 per cubic metre of firewood collected for personal use. Permits are up to one month from date of issue depending on the amount of wood purchased on the licence.
 
Southern Region also offers a Gatherers Permit* (valid for three months from date of issue) for collection of up to 15 cubic metres firewood for domestic use, $44 ($33 pension/concession card holders).
* seasonally available, conditions may apply
 
PLEASE NOTE: Permits are for personal domestic use only and not for commercial ventures.
 
For further information contact:
 


Southern Region (Derwent Office)

Brisbane Street, adjacent to Freedom Furniture
Hobart, Tasmania - 7000
Phone: (03) 6235 8353


Southern Region (Geeveston Office)

43 Cemetery Road,
Geeveston, Tasmania - 7116
Phone: (03) 6295 7111
Fax: (03) 6295 7197

 

North East Region

 

North East Region allocates a number of areas where firewood can be collected for personal use. Maps and permits are available from our Scottsdale Office at Forest EcoCentre, 96 King Street Scottsdale, TAS and from the Forest Nursery, 15960 Midlands Highway, Perth TAS 7300.

Cost is $11 for the standard permit and $5.50 per cubic metre of firewood collected for personal use. Permits are up to one month from date of issue depending on the amount of wood purchased on the licence.

North East Region also offers a Gatherers Permit* (valid for three months from date of issue) for collection of up to 15 cubic metres firewood for domestic use, $44 ($33 pension/concession card holders).
* seasonally available - November to April, conditions may apply
 
PLEASE NOTE: Permits are for personal domestic use only and not for commercial ventures.


For further information contact:

 

North East Region (Perth Forest Nursery)

15960 Midlands Highway,
Perth, Tasmania - 7300
Phone: (03) 6398 7000

or

North East Region (Scottsdale Office)

24A King Street, (1st Floor, above Cafe on King)
Scottsdale, Tasmania - 7260
Phone: (03) 6350 6466
Fax: (03) 6350 6457

 

North West Region

North West Region allocates a number of areas where firewood can be collected for personal use. Maps and permits are available from our Burnie Office, 2-4 East Cam Road, Camdale, Burnie, TAS.
 

Cost is $11 for the standard permit and $5.50 per cubic metre of firewood collected for personal use. Permits are up to one month from date of issue depending on the amount of wood purchased on the licence.

North West Region also offers a Gatherers Permit* (valid for three months from date of issue) for collection of up to 15 cubic metres firewood for domestic use, $44 ($33 pension/concession card holders).
* seasonally available - November to April, conditions may apply
 
PLEASE NOTE: Permits are for personal domestic use only and not for commercial ventures.

 

For further information contact:

North West Region (Burnie, Camdale Office)

Reception currently open
from 9am - 1pm Monday to Friday

Office closed:
Wed 5 July from 10am
Thurs 13 July
Thurs 20 July
Mon 24 July from 11am

 2-4 East Cam Road
Camdale, Burnie
Tasmania - 7320
Phone: (03) 6433 2666
Fax: (03) 6433 2632

 

North West Region (Smithton Office)

1 - 5pm only

Office closed:
Wed 5 July 
Mon 10 July
Tues 18 July
Mon 24 July

4 - 12 West Esplanade
Smithton, Tasmania - 7330
Phone: (03) 6452 9100
Fax: (03) 6452 9125