A Fireworks-Aerial Display is required to set off, ignite, or discharge aerial devices, display fireworks, or articles pyrotechnic for a display.
How to Apply
Apply online at the MAPPS Customer Self Service portal. Obtain and submit completed Fireworks-Aerial Display Permit from the county not less than twenty (20) days before the date of the display. No Permit shall be issued unless the applicant presents:
Display firing site map showing dimensions to the public, safety zone, etc. State of Hawaii Certificate of Fitness of record to sign this site plan.
Display overview and specifics along with detailed inventory, security and safety plan.
Pyrotechnics' License (Certificate of Fitness in the State of Hawaii).
Authorization Letter from land owner.
Intent to Transport.
Public Notice - Maui News (if applicable).
Proper licenses to Import, Wholesale, Store, etc. explosives in the State of Hawaii if applicable.
Authorization letter from FAA, if applicable.
Authorization from DLNR and US Coast Guard, if applicable.
The Maui Fire Prevention Bureau is authorized to approve these permits.
Obtain and submit completed Fireworks-Aerial Display Permit from the county not less than twenty (20) days before the date of the display. All permits are reviewed according to the chronological order in which they are received by our office.
Once Aerial Fireworks display has been set off, ignited, or discharged, a Post-Display Report must be completed and signed by the operator, then mailed or faxed to Fire Prevention Bureau with five (5) calendar days after completion of display.
The permit fee is $110.00 per application along with $200.00 inspection fee per show. Fees can be paid on MAPPS Customer Self Service portal or at the Prevention Bureau by cash, check, or money order to the County of Maui. Additional inspection fees may be due for remote locations or extended inspections.