Are you planning to hold a public firework display this year?
To ensure that everyone enjoys a happy, accident free event, Caerphilly County Borough Council is introducing a Voluntary Firework Display Registration Scheme for anyone who is organising a firework display in the county borough.
To register your firework event please complete and return the registration form below:
Firework display registration form (Word 184kb)
Firework display registration form (PDF 117kb)
Your completed form can be submitted by email to email@example.com or by post to Voluntary Firework Display Registration Scheme, Food and Health and Safety, Pontllanfraith House, Pontllanfraith, Blackwood. NP12 2YW.
Once a completed registration form has been received, an appointment will be made by an officer to carry out an advisory site visit. Recommendations may be made during the visit to ensure the safety of organisers and spectators during the event.
Links to further information
Health and Safety Executive advice on organising firework displays
The Health and Safety Executive also publish two documents which provide useful information for those wanting to hold a firework display: -
HSG 123 - Working together on firework displays (PDF)
This publication is aimed at competent display operators and display organisers, it does not cover displays where the fireworks are to be fired by people without specialist knowledge or training.
Giving your own firework display: How to run and fire it safely
This book is for people running firework displays that set off the fireworks themselves but have no specialist knowledge.