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Wood Burners (Fireplace)

  • Manufacturer specifications for wood burner, cooker
  • Floor plan showing the location of wood burner, cooker and smoke alarms
  • Hearth, flue, flashing dimensions and specifications
  • Wetback specifications

Building Consent/Pim Woodfire Application Form - PDF 554KB

Note: You need to fill in sections 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 11, 12, 13 for a woodfire application.

We recommend you visit the Ministry for the Environment and Horizons Regional Council websites to check that your fire complies with emission requirements.

Note: To be exempt from the Ministry for the Environment requirements, you will require a minimum of two hectares of land surrounding the building.

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